Museum Reopening: November 22nd

We are pleased to announce that the Museum will reopen on Sunday, November 22nd at 2pm. Please join us for our new exhibit celebrating Joel Clayton's birthplace and Clayton, CA's twinned city: Bugsworth, Derbyshire, England.

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The Clayton Historical Society was founded in 1974 to “research, collect, record, preserve, display, borrow, share, and interpret local history information and memorabilia, and to promote understanding of Clayton origins and development.”

Blacksmithing Presentation & Annual Meeting

Please join use for our 2020 Annual Meeting on Thursday, Nov 12th at 6:30pm via Zoom. We will be having a special presentation on Blacksmithing in Clayton, recognition of our past Society Presidents, and annual election of board members.

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1964 Tour of Clayton

Feeling a little stir-crazy while sheltering in place at home? Checkout this 1964 Tour of Clayton, CA by former Society President Dick Ellis and friend of the Museum, Bob Daugherty. While the population was only 1023 people, the town’s distinct features remain recognizable today.

Video Shot by Dick Ellis and Bob Daugherty, 1964.

Museum Gift Shop

Check out what we sell at the Museum’s Gift Shop online.  All items can be purchased online and picked up at the Museum.  Makes for a unique gift for the holidays! Shop Now

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Museum Hours

Monday
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Tuesday
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Wednesday
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Thursday
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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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