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Gatekeeper's Museum

14 locals recommend ·
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Winter hours open Fri-Sat 10 - 4 (Oct - May) Summer hours open Wed - Mon 10 - 5 (Memorial Day - Labor Day)
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September 18, 2018
History of the Tahoe area and the Truckee river. Pictures of pre-historic looking Mackinac trout for the fish loving.
July 24, 2018
Tahoe City's most traditional museum setting. Enjoy native american basket's histories and tours. See for more info. Easy add on to a day touring Tahoe City.
June 14, 2018
The Gatekeeper’s Museum is a reconstruction of the original home of the Watermaster who controlled the flow of water out of Lake Tahoe. The cabin showcases Tahoe history, from the Washoe people through the logging and mining eras.
March 12, 2018
Local history in an old cabin.
February 20, 2018
They have a fairly extensive Native American basket collection. They also have a great black bear exhibit (not permanent)

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130 West Lake Boulevard
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Phone+1 530-583-1762
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 5:00 PM