Maidu Museum

Maidu Museum passes available for free checkout at libraries

In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, the Friends of the Roseville Library purchased six passes to the Maidu Museum and Historic Site and donated them to the local publ ...

New Maidu Museum exhibit showcases paintings of Frank Day

It wasn’t until the 1950s that a Maidu Indian depicted the heritage of his tribe in the form of paintings. Paintings weren’t the medium of choice in those days and sel ...

Roseville libraries get iPad donation

Roseville's public libraries recently got an upgrade - and it's a digital one. Local business PowerON Services, Inc. donated six iPads to the city's three libraries and two to the ...

Take a ride on the Heritage Trail

Hitch up the horses: It's time for the fifth annual Heritage Tour through Placer County. You don't have a horse? Well, a car will have to do. Or hop on a chartered bus for ...

Traditional Maidu Hu' centerpiece of spring celebration

The day is warm and sunny, quiet except for the sounds of birds chirping as a man and woman surrounded by oak trees and blackberry bushes construct a traditional American Indian Hu ...

Traditional Maidu dish features cooked salmon

The Maidu Museum's exhibit on traditional California American Indian food has been extended by 10 days and is now on display through April. But why wait to see the traveling show ...

Native foods exhibit opens at Maidu Museum

Learn about historically and culturally important foods in the lives of California’s American Indians from a new exhibit at the Maidu Museum and Historic Site in Roseville. ...

Visit more than 500 museums for free with new program

The Maidu Museum and Historic Site in Roseville is offering a new membership program that allows top-level members to visit more than 500 museums for free. Membership costs range ...

‘Americana’ shows Native American images in pop culture

Several “Indian head” pennants hang on display at the Maidu Museum, each with a profile of a man wearing a feathered war bonnet. The images, almost exactly the same, d ...