The award-winning Idyllwild Area Historical Society is a volunteer organization whose Mission is: “…to preserve the history of Idyllwild and neighboring communities in the San Jacinto Mountains; to maintain artifacts thereof in a manner accessible to the public; and to promote public awareness of local history for the enrichment of visitors and residents.”
• Get in touch with us?
• Visit our museum?
• Find out about coming events?
• See what books and souvenirs we sell?
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In our first year we began collecting donations of material documenting mountain history, launched a periodic newsletter, organized field trips to nearby museums, inaugurated the annual Idyllwild Home Tour and trained volunteers to meet recognized standards for curating the growing collection.
Enjoy your Visit!
54470 North Circle Dr. (corner of Oakwood) Idyllwild, California
Fall and Winter (September 21 – March 21): Saturday & Sundays, 10:00am – 3: 00pm
Spring and Summer (March 22 – September 20) : Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Also: Monday holidays and everyday between Christmas and New Years.
Museum gardens are available everyday year round to sit, relax and enjoy. 10:00am – 4:00pm
Admission Free – Donations Welcome