The Yolo County Historical Society strives to preserve, protect, and acknowledge the diverse history of the county through education, communication, and advocacy. About us.

The Society is not involved in genealogy and does not provide information. For genealogical assistance contact: Yolo County Archives 226 Buckeye St., Woodland, CA 95695, phone (530) 666-8010.

Other Local History Websites.

News Flash!

The Yolo County Historical Society will give free tours of the Excelsior Building 522-524 Main Street from 6-7:30 on Friday March 1 during the Woodland Art Walk.
In 1875, this building was described as one of the finest Italianate style buildings in the valley. The two shops downstairs were the Farmer and Mechanics store and T.S. Spaulding's grocery store. The Society will give free History of Woodland books to each family.

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EVENTS CALENDAR*(Times and dates may change, so please check back for updates.)

Thurs. Mar. 7
10 AM
Board meeting* Knights Landing Branch 41251 3rd St., Knights Landing.

Thurs. Apr. 4
10 AM
Board meeting* Winters Community Library 708 Railroad Ave., Winters.

Thurs. May 2
10 AM
Board meeting* Hattie Weber Museum 445 C St., Davis.

June End of Year Annual Meeting and Picnic, date and place to be determined.

*YCHS members and the general public are welcome and encouraged to attend our Board of Directors meetings and other events. Listing of past programs.

This web site is hosted by VME (Virtual Market Enterprises).
YCHS thanks G Richard Yamagata, John Laugenour and John Chiles of Virtual Market Enterprises for their assistance.

WebMs: Barbara Sommer