Roseville in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Maidu Interpretive Center
Location. 38° 44.28′ N, 121° 14.76′ W. Marker is in Roseville, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from Johnson Ranch Drive. Click for map. Marker is located on the trail, a short walk from the Museum building. Coordinates are of the entrance to the museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1960 Johnson Ranch Drive, Roseville CA 95661, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roseville Korean War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Roseville - Placer County Vietnam Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); Benito Juarez (approx. 2.1 miles away); Roseville V.F.W. Post 1661 Veterans Memorial Roseville Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Railroad Hobbies Building (approx. 2.1 miles away); Eagles Hall (approx. 2.2 miles away); Southern Pacific Railroad No. 2252 Steam Locomotive (approx. 2.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Roseville.
Regarding Maidu Interpretive Center. The Maidu Interpretive Center consists of a museum with several permanent and rotating exhibits, and a mile long interpretive trail. Indoor flash photos are not allowed. Along the trail are grinding rocks and petroglyphs. There are interpretive signs detailing the life of the Maidu culture explaining the use of plants, trees, natural marshes, wildlife, etc.
Also see . . .
1. The Maidu Interpretive Center. From The City of Roseville website. (Submitted on October 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. The Maidu. A very informative history of the Maidu people of Northern California. (Submitted on October 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Places •
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