If you’re planning on a summer getaway to Shaver Lake, make plans to spend the afternoon with the family at the Museum Of394004_308962312475941_769374536_n The Central Sierra located at the entrance of Camp Edison in Shaver Lake.

The Central Sierra Historical Society’s purpose is to create and operate an historical society and museum for the purpose of preservation and display of the history, antiques, artifacts and historical memorabilia of the Central Sierra mountain area.

The mission of CSHS is to enrich the cultural and educational experiences of visitors to the Sierra Nevada Mountains, by deepening their understanding of the human and natural history of this area. CSHS hopes to inspire future generations by bringing to life the challenges and achievements of the people who lived here.

This summer, the museum will be offering great family activities such as guided interpretive tours in the forest, Osprey viewing boat tourssteam donkey engine demonstrations and more.  For more information, check out the CSHS Calendar of Events.