Lassen County
Visitor Guide

Culture and Heritage

Northern California's Shasta Cascade Region has been the setting for countless vacation memories over the generations. From that unforgettable family houseboat trip on Shasta Lake, to the wonderful camping trip to Lassen Volcanic National Park right before going off to college, this treasured part of California has been the backdrop for countless great experiences.

The region offers a variety of cultural and heritage attractions and events for just about anyone:

  • Have Fun Exploring
  • Unique Museums
  • Browse Art Galleries
  • Re-Live History
  • Take a Step Back in Time
  • Check out our upcoming events such as A Plumas Cowboy Poetry Contest, Chico Palio Parade or Kool April Nites to complete your visit.
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Warner Valley Road
Chester, CA 96020
Historic guest ranch nestled within the boundaries of Lassen Volcanic National Park. Enjoy communing with nature in the fresh mountain air. Bungalows, cabins and lodge in scenic alpine meadow. Spend the days horseback riding, hiking, soaking in the hot springs fed swimming pool, or just relaxing. Massage, archery and children's activities. Gourmet cuisine. Evening is the perfect time for a good book, fun games, a moonlight swim, or conversation around our outdoor campfire or inside…
Chester/Lake Almanor
840 Sundial Bridge Dr
Redding, AL 96001
Spanning the Sacramento River in Redding, California and connected by the Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay designed by Santiago Calatrava, Turtle Bay Exploration Park is a 300-acre campus containing educational and entertaining activities that interpret the relationship between humans and nature. The Park tells the stories of the region and its people through a museum and art gallery, wildlife exhibits, forest camp, a year-round aviary, amphitheater, and an arboretum & gardens. For seasonal programs, hours, and admission prices, call or…
Redding/Shasta Lake
Dunsmuir City Park
Dunsmuir, CA 96025
Enjoy woodland plants, bold uses of annual color, a crevice rock garden and native plant areas in their natural setting nestled along the Sacramento River. Free admission.
Mt. Shasta/McCloud
691 Main Street
Weaverville, CA 96093
Gallery, gift shop and artist studios located on Main Street in Weaverville's historic district, in a beautiful 1893 Victorian home in a park like setting, with inspired gardens. Open year round and featuring a new show each month in the main gallery Visit Facebook: Snyder Highland Foundation/Highland Art Center for upcoming shows and events. Call for current gallery hours.
Weaverville/Trinity Country
241 Main Street
McCloud, CA 96057
Spacious, beautifully appointed accommodations that reflect McCloud’s history from the 1890’s to the 1940’s. We offer a unique place that includes dining, hotel, and shopping in a nationally registered historic Mercantile. Suites, mountain view and whirlpool tubs are also an option. Breakfast included. Gorgeous Retreat, Banquet and Wedding facilities available.
Mt. Shasta/McCloud
304 South Main St.
Alturas, CA 96101
Historic hotel with recently renovated rooms, each with their own theme. Starbucks coffee, breakfast, lunch, fine dining and saloon.  Event room for weddings and special occasions.
Alturas/Modoc Country
1313 Market Street
Redding, CA 96001
The Shasta County Arts Council makes the arts accessible to Shasta County through a broad range of arts opportunities and educational outreach programs.
Redding/Shasta Lake
525 Esplanade
Chico, CA 95926
Located at 525 Esplanade in Chico, Ca. California State Parks-Bidwell Mansion    Description: BIDWELL MANSION was the home of General John Bidwell and his wife Annie Ellicott Kennedy Bidwell from the time of their marriage in 1868 until the end of their lives in 1900 and 1918 respectively. Construction of the 26-room mansion began in 1865, prior to John Bidwell's first introduction to his future bride, which occurred late in 1865. The Bidwells were married April 16, 1868 in…
1650 Broderick St.
Oroville, CA 95965
The museum displays approximately 12,000 different items consisting of wrenches, blacksmith tools, tune-up related items, jacks, service station items, plumbing tools, soldering irons, electric tools, hand grinders and other misc. items. Over 2,000 brands dating back to the 1820's. Considered to be one of the most historical tool museums in the world. Open 7 days a week. Mon - Sat. 10 am -3:45pm, Sundays 11:45 -3:45 pm.
Oroville/Lake Oroville
1067 Montgomery Street
Oroville, CA 95965
The home of Judge C.F.Lott, a'49er and prominent figure, was built in 1856.  The home, filled with many original furnishings and artifacts, tells a story of unrequited love, and life long devotion.
Oroville/Lake Oroville
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Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association
1699 HWY 273, Anderson, CA 96007 | (P) 530-365-7500 | (F) 530-365-1258
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