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Step Back Into the Past and Experience the Rich Heritage and Culture of Madera County

From the historic Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad to the Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County the history of the region is on display throughout the area. Learn about the Native American Tribes that lived in Yosemite and the surrounding region at the Sierra Mono Museum and Cultural Center, or learn about the loggers who felled giant trees in the mountains and fed them via flume to Madera at the Madera County Courthouse Museum. Explore the museums and historic sites of Madera County: California's Gateway to Yosemite to see on your visit and watch history come alive.

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Our annual Visit Yosemite | Madera County Visitors Guide can answer all your questions about visiting California's Gateway to Yosemite. From the park itself to the museums, wineries, art galleries and more throughout Madera County, our guide can help you plan the perfect vacation. Please note that we mail to the USA only, but anyone can download the guide.
Visit Yosemite - Madera County
Oakhurst Visitor Center, 40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644
(559) 683-4636
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