Preserving Tahoe's History

Lake Tahoe History Museum  530.541.5458


September 1 through December 15, 2018: We are open Saturdays    from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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

December 16, 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 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

June through August: We are open Thursdays, Fridays Saturdays    from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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

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 best to accommodate you.