THE EL DORADO COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM DEPENDS ON VOLUNTEERS!

Three main areas of volunteer service are:
  • Research Room 
  • Museum Docent
  • El Dorado Western Railroad
If you would like to learn more, click here to see the job descriptions. If you have skills that you think might be useful, please click here for a Volunteer Application!  Contact Mary Cory to set up an interview.

Our volunteers are invaluable to the success of the El Dorado County Museum and the El Dorado Western Railroad!

If you can help with the El Dorado Western Railroad operation, maintenance or track work, please stop by while the volunteers are operating on a Sunday to let them know of your interest.
Go to the El Dorado Western Railroad Schedule to see where they are operating.

For more information contact 
Mary Cory, Museum Administrator 
530.621.5828
or email her at Mary Cory
Boarding the #602
George Peabody celebrating his 
90th birthday in the Research Room

Replacing ties on the railroad


Jim Oberlander giving a tour