Gatekeeper's Museum

Type: History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Set in a wooded grove, this gracious log structure replicates the original gatekeeper's house on the Truckee River dam in Tahoe City, which burned down in the early 80s. The gatekeeper's job was to...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • May-mid Jun: Wed-Sun 11am-5pm
  • Mid Jun-Aug: Daily 11am-5pm
  • Sep: Wed-Sun 11am-5pm
  • Oct-Apr: Sat-Sun 11am-3pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $3; Senior (55+) $2; Child (6-12) $1; Child (5 and under) Free

  • Museums: "The baskets by the famous weaver, Dat-so-la-lee, are amazing."
  • Best for Museums Because: The Gatekeeper's Museum has special exhibits that feature Tahoe wildlife.

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