Pioneer Village Programming

Rediscover Pioneer Village
An Outdoor Museum & Makerspace


Come experience the past first-hand at Pioneer Village, Folsom's outdoor museum and makerspace! Pioneer Village provides creative, educational, and fun opportunities for the whole family to create and learn together. 

Watch blacksmiths at work in a real-life forge, pan for gold, and try your hand at numerous pioneering activities such as rope making and "spud" painting.

Experience life as it was like for earlier generations, with something new to create and take home every weekend. You don't want to miss it!

Types of Make Activities:

  • Rope making

  • Tin-punch designs

  • Yarn & cloth doll-making

  • Rock painting

  • Pioneer Games

  • Folk music & dancing

*Weather Permitting