Yolo County Library

Yolo County Historical Collection

The Yolo County Historical Collection is comprised of 11,000 objects which date from the 1830s to the 1930s. The collection includes textiles, agricultural equipment, paintings, archival materials, ephemera, photographs, archaeological items, tools, ceramics, household items, furniture, and personal items. This collection illustrates what life was like for early Yolo County residents.

Yolo County Historical Collection
512 Gibson Rd
Woodland, CA 95695

The Museum is open:
Thursdays 2pm-4pm
Select Saturdays with tours @ 1pm & 2pm
Upcoming Saturdays: 3/16, 4/13, & 6/1
Admission is FREE

To schedule a research appointment with the Historical Collection email sarah.bartlett@yolocounty.org.


Pathways to Resistance: Women at the Turn of the 20th Century”
Pathways to Resistance Exhibit Postcard

March 14th – June 1st (Gibson House)

Opening reception is on Thursday, March 14th 5:30-8:30pm at the Gibson House and Property

This Gibson House exhibition explores how women gained independence through increased access to education, voting rights, and freedom from restrictive clothing to seek out new opportunities, establish a new place in the world, and make their voices heard.

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