Museum

Colfax Area Heritage Museum

The museum is open Monday-Saturday, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. It is closed Sunday.

There is no charge to visit the museum.

Cold drinks and snacks are available for purchase.

Directions: Take the Colfax off-ramp from I-80 (approximately 50 miles east of Sacramento, California). Follow the signs into town. Go to the crossing of the railroad on Grass Valley Street at the center of downtown Historic Colfax (Main Street and Grass Valley Streets). The Museum is located in the refurbished Colfax Train Depot at 99 Railroad Avenue, where the statue of Schuyler Colfax is standing on the South Side of Grass Valley Street at the railroad crossing.