Eureka Museums, Galleries and Historic Sites Travel Guide
ithin walking distance, a short hop in your car, or a day-long driving excursion from the Town House Motel, you will a variety of Eureka Museums, Galleries and Historic Sites to explore. There is much more to Humboldt County than the redwoods and coast that everyone comes to see. Learn about the nearby Eureka Museums, Galleries and Historic Sites nearby in our Eureka travel guide, and find some time to learn about the people and events who settled the area.
With the largest number of artists per capita in the United States, the arts are evident everywhere in Eureka. The sides of buildings are painted with colorful murals. Arts Alive!, a monthly alternative exhibit of artists’ work fills the streets with throngs of people, sounds of music, and a vast assortment of art. Music events and festivals fill the streets, the harbor and bay throughout the year. Among the events are the north coast annual open studios tour, museums exhibits and festivities, jazz and dance, Indian crafts and fairs. More information about events throughout Eureka can be found on the Town House Motel Local Guide Event Calendar.