Welcome to Historic Lake County, California

Welcome to the official web site of the Lake County Historical Society (LCHS).

We hope that this site gives you a good overview of our organization and its goals.The Lake County Historical Society collects, restores, and preserves the artifacts and historic documents relating to the history of Lake County, California. Our mission is to encourage research and to foster education regarding our cultural history.

With over 450 members, the Historical Society is the second largest organized group in Lake County — second only to the number of persons employed by the county itself.

If you are interested in participating in any of our events or activities, please contact us at: Lake County Historical Society; P. O. Box 1011; Lakeport, CA 95453.

In the meantime, we hope that you enjoy your visit to our web site! (And for the latest additions and changes to this site, please go to our Web Site Updates page!)

And please check out our other web presences:

Lake County Historical Society on Facebook

Gibson Museum and Cultural Center
Gibson Museum and Cultural Center on Facebook

Ely Stage Stop and Country Museum
Ely Stage Stop and Country Museum on Facebook