Current Exhibits

Quillwork in Native American Baskets from Northwest Californiabruffsketch
Nearly fifty baskets and objects from multiple collections will be on view, opening on October 9. In addition, a newly acquired 42-inch porcupine “study skin” installed in a redwood and acrylic case donated by Dr. Steve Ruth will be part of the exhibit. On Display Until September 3, 2017

Touring Scenic Drive: Then & Nowbruffsketch
In April 2012 at the annual meeting of the Trinidad Museum Society, Arlene Hartin gave a slide presentation documenting the construction of Highway 1, now Scenic Drive, based on the Lenore M. Fairbanks photo album of 1921-1922. This album has been digitized and is presented along with “then & now” images. On Display Until Summer 2017

Pacific Glow Fox Farm on Stagecoach Roadbruffsketch
The closeness of the Thompson, Johnson and Spinas families through decades of productive Trinidad community and commercial life is brought to life in the Mary Spinas Kline Collection of photographs and documents exhibited in the Heritage Room of the Museum. On Display Until Fall 2017