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Best things to do in Madera County

Museum
“The Mariposa Museum & History Center is a wonderful community museum. We spent several hours there with one of the volunteers. He knew a lot of local history and helped us through the artifacts. We learned so much about the Goldrush that was never in our history books.”
26 locals recommend
Museum
“Incredible displays of rare specimens of large colorful and amazing raw gems and minerals. Educational and beautiful.”
17 locals recommend
Art Museum
“One of the San Joaquin Valley's premier fine arts institutions is just a couple miles away.”
10 locals recommend
Museum
“Such a fun hands on place for children where their imaginations can run wild with creativity and role play! They have interactive exhibits that include a play theatre, fire engine and pole, bank, pretend pizzeria, doctor's office, and more. ”
10 locals recommend
Museum
“Really good American Indian Artifacts and preserved animals here. Take your kids there and they will love it”
7 locals recommend
Museum
“History of the local ranching, mining, lumber and Native American heritage of the region.”
5 locals recommend
History Museum
“Explore the historical village shops, Peddlers Fair held on Memorial and Labor Day weekends. Coarsegold Rodeo and Stampede.”
3 locals recommend
Museum
“Feel & see the collections in the museum of the gold rush mining town era relics. Docents are friendly and knowledgeable about this mining town's history. Open Wed. to Sun. 10 AM to 4 PM”
2 locals recommend
Museum
1 local recommends
Museum
“OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!!! 9 am - 5 pm. Closed on major holidays. The Discovery Center is a playground for the mind where visitors of all ages can engage, interact and ponder.”
2 locals recommend
Museum
“Museum is open on Sunday afternoons. Original Raymond Rail Head, where stage coaches would take off to Yosemite. Where John Muir and Teddy Roosevelt came into Raymond. Great collection of local history, Yosemite, Sierras, well-curated by local owners. ”
2 locals recommend
Museum
2 locals recommend
Museum
1 local recommends
Museum
1 local recommends