• Title

  • Gold Nugget Museum

    • Museums
    • Clubs & Nonprofit Organizations
    • All Business Status
    5570 Black Olive Drive
    Paradise, CA 95969
    (530) 413-9129
    (530) 872-1050 (fax)
    Thursday through Monday, noon to 4 p.m.
    • About

      The Gold Nugget Museum is named for the 54-pound gold nugget found in 1859. The museum preserves the history of the Paradise Ridge. Rotating exhibits include mining, clothing, Maidu Native Americans, medical office equipment, and tools. The museum presents the annual Gold Nugget Days Celebration, Days of Living History, Pioneer School program, Maidu School program, and a Dutch oven cook-off.

    • Directions

      Paradise Community Park at the intersection of Pearson Road and Black Olive Drive, Paradise, CA. The Depot Museum is flanked by a Butte County Railroad historical caboose.

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