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Crockett, California: Crockett History: Sugar, Sturgeon, Switchboard

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Crockett Historical Museum

Address:
900 Loring Ave., Crockett, CA
Directions:
Crockett Historical Museum. I-80 exit 27, east of bridge, Pomona St. 5 blocks then left on Rolph Ave to end, museum is on left before RR tracks.
Hours:
W, Sa 10-3 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
510-787-2178
Admission:
Donation.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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Crockett Historical Museum.

Crockett History: Sugar, Sturgeon, Switchboard

Collection in the old town train station includes history of C&H Sugar Company, miniature Washington DC cathedral made by a sanatorium patient, giant wasp nest, and a record-sized sturgeon caught in San Pablo Bay.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/11/2015]

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Crockett Historical Museum.

Cathedral Made by Sanatorium Patient

Inside the Crockett town museum are a few odd gems like the largest fish ever caught in the SF Bay (a sturgeon), one of the world's largest wasps nests, and a scale model of the Saints Peter & Paul cathedral in Washington DC.

[Kim Wheeler, 08/12/2013]

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