HUMBOLDT COUNTY CALIFORNIA’S REDWOOD COAST

Hoopa Tribal Museum

View one of the finest collections of Hupa, Yurok, and Karuk artifacts in northern California. 

The collection includes a fine display of local indigenous basketry, ceremonial regalia, redwood dugout canoes, tools, and implements used by the Hupa, Yurok, and Karuk tribes.

Guided tours of Hoopa Valley's historic sites, including the traditional village of Takimildiñ, are available through the museum by appointment. Group rates are available, and a nominal fee is charged.

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. -5 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Closes for lunch noon -1 p.m. 
Closed Sunday

Located in the Hoopa Valley Reservation, the museum offers a unique opportunity to learn about the culture of one of California's first peoples and explore a setting abundant in both natural beauty and history.

Directions: From Hwy 101

Take 299 EAST to Willow Creek
At Willow Creek,
Turn NORTH onto Hwy 96 until you reach the town of Hoopa. The Hoopa Museum is located in the center of the town near the Tsewenaldin Inn, the Tribal Court, between Ray's Food Place and the Lucky Bear Casino.

From Hwy 5

Take 299 WEST to Willow Creek
At Willow Creek,
Turn NORTH onto Hy 96 until you reach the town of Hoopa. The Hoopa Museum is located in the center of the town near the Tsewenaldin Inn, the Tribal Court, between Ray's Food Place and the Lucky Bear Casino.

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QUICK FACTS

  • Guided tours of Hoopa Valley's historic sites available call in advance