Preserving Tahoe's History


September 1 through December 22, 2018: We are open Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m, with extended hours until 7:00 pm on December 15th for our Holiday in History event.

(We will be closed Saturday, November 24, 2018 during Thanksgiving week)

December 23, 2018 to May 3, 2019: We will be closed for winter to allow volunteer staff to continue work on archives and displays. 

May 4 through 25, 2019: We are open Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

June through August: We are open Thursdays, Fridays Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

The 1930s Log Cabin is open on Saturdays, June through August, from noon to 2:00 pm.

Private tours of the museum and cabin, or purchases in the bookstore are welcomed, provided we have a volunteer available.

To arrange a private tour, call 530-541-5458 and leave your name and number or email

We will do our very best to accommodate you. Our volunteers love to share this community treasure!  

Lake Tahoe History Museum  530.541.5458