Nikolai Massenkoff in Concert September 7th

Nikolai Massenkoff in Concert September 7th

The Benicia Historical Museum is proud to announce a concert featuring world celebrated singer Nikolai Massenkoff, founder and star of the colorful, universally acclaimed “Massenkoff Russian Folk Festival”.  The concert takes place on Saturday, September 7 at 8 PM in...
Benicia’s Gold Rush Story

Benicia’s Gold Rush Story

“Benicia’s Gold Rush Story” showcases artifacts, narratives, and maps highlighting Benicia’s significant role in the California Gold Rush. Artifacts include items uncovered at the von Pfister dig site, gold mining tools and objects, assaying...
We Were There… The Legacy of WWI

We Were There… The Legacy of WWI

The Benicia Historical Museum installed a special “pop-up” exhibit on Thursday, April 6, 2017, the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I (1914-1918). The exhibit commemorates those Benicia residents who lost their lives in the “Great War.” It should...
Benicia Arsenal in War and Peace

Benicia Arsenal in War and Peace

The Benicia Historical Museum’s permanent exhibit titled “Benicia Arsenal in War and Peace” features a 20 foot timeline of the Benicia Arsenal and Benicia’s military history. Augmented with a large and colorful collection of medals, badges, crests, flags,...