Del Norte County Historical Museum

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The historical museum served as the county jail from 1926 until 1963, and is rumoured to be haunted. Activity is mainly confined to the upper floor, where several original cells have been preserved.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

577 H Street
Crescent City, CA
United States

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41.75423110000001, -124.19929680000001
Del Norte County, California
Nearest Towns:
Crescent City, CA (0.2 mi.)
Bertsch-Oceanview, CA (2.1 mi.)
Hiouchi, CA (7.1 mi.)
Smith River, CA (12.3 mi.)
Gasquet, CA (13.4 mi.)
Klamath, CA (17.8 mi.)
Harbor, OR (21.0 mi.)
Brookings, OR (21.1 mi.)
Orick, CA (33.1 mi.)
O'Brien, OR (33.4 mi.)


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