Lake Arrowhead in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Mountain History Museum
Today, in its 25th anniversary year, the society continues its mission to promote, collect and preserve a broad knowledge of mountain history essential to a basic quality of life.
The museum fosters the education and appreciation of history in our mountain communities.
Erected 2011 by Native Sons of the Golden West and Arrowhead Parlor #110 NSGW.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 34° 15.691′ N, 117° 12.627′ W. Marker is in Lake Arrowhead, California, in San Bernardino County. Marker is on Peninsula Drive 0 miles east of Rhine Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27176 Peninsula Drive, Lake Arrowhead CA 92352, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake Arrowhead Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Club Arrowhead in the Pines (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Daley Road Memorial to Pauliena LaFuze (approx. 2½ miles away); Donald S. Wieman (approx. 3.1 miles away); Mormon Lumber Road (approx. 5.1 miles away); Las Flores Ranch / Mojave Trail (approx. 7.3 miles away); Las Flores Ranch Barn (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lake Arrowhead.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted to a boulder to the right of the front door to the museum.
Regarding Mountain History Museum. The Mountain History Museum opened June 2010 in a restored county fire house in Lake Arrowhead. Under the direction of the Rim of the World Historical Society, the museum is open on weekends June through October annually. Serving multiple communities in the western San Bernardino Mountains, the exhibits and education programs keep alive the local history for residents and visitors to the scenic area. For more information, visit the website rimoftheworldhistory.com.
- Ms. Allene DuFour,
Museum and Collections Manager
Also see . . . Mountain History Museum. Website of the museum with photos and links to additional history of the area. (Submitted on October 9, 2012.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2012, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 549 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on March 3, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. Photos: 1. submitted on March 3, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 27, 2012, by James King of San Miguel, California. 9. submitted on March 4, 2014, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.