The building that houses the museum was constructed by the WPA in 1936 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. It has been restored, and opened as a museum in 1998. Its interior architecture is expansive and modern. Its exhibits are interpretive and educational.

The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, and Sundays from 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM.

Closed Mondays, legal holidays, and Easter.

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Admission is:  
Adults $3
Over 55 $2
Children over 6 years $1
Archival Research only $2

Group rates are available for groups of ten or more with a reservation.  Specialized group tours and group workshops are available with reservations but additional fees may apply.  Call for more information.

School Tours: Schools are encouraged to book tours, the average length of which is one hour and fifteen minutes. Call for more information.

 Outside the museum is a Heritage Garden of native useful and medicinal plants.  Click on the Heritage Garden link to see the brocure describing the garden.

Click here for information about becoming a member of the museum.