Lake Tahoe History Museum  530.541.5458


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!  

Preserving Tahoe's History