Colman Museum & Centerville Schoolhouse
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Located in Butte Creek Canyon, the Colman Museum & Centerville Schoolhouse are a testament to the history of the Canyon.

Stroll through the Colman Museum to learn about the history of the region and its inhabitants, from the Maidu natives to those who came during the Gold Rush to the simple everyday stories of everyday Canyonites. Explore artifacts, displays, and exhibits.

The neighboring one-room schoolhouse has been standing since 1894 and was used to teach children up to 1966. Today, it houses more artifacts about the region and is used as a community center.

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