Extra Holiday Walking Tours

The Kelley House will offer extra historic walking tours over the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. The tours will cover the same sites as the regular Saturday and Sunday tours and will begin at 11:00 a.m. The cost is $10 per person. Tours will be offered on the following dates: Thursday and Friday, November 24 and 25 Daily, Friday, December 23 through Sunday, January 1

Help Wanted

The Kelley House Museum has an opening for a part-time Office Manager/Administrative Assistant. Our current Office Manager will retire at the end of the year, and will train you to fill the position, with the goal of making the transition as smooth as possible.   Training could begin as early as November.  The position is for 15 hours per week, at an hourly rate dependent upon experience. The Kelley House Museum has been a part of Mendocino since the mid-1970s, and learn more…

Holiday Open House

Celebrate the Holidays December 2nd Kick off the holiday season at the Kelley House Museum’s Holiday Party Friday, December 2, 4:30-6:30 PM. This event, featuring festive small plate food and libations, is for members only. However, we welcome new members, if you wish to join at the door. We will offer an optional tasting of five single malt scotches for $10/person. The house will be decorated in keeping with the Victorian era. Our home will stay decorated for the holidays learn more…

Dine Out for the Kelley House October 26

Enjoy a delicious dinner in the MacCallum House Dining Room or the Grey Whale Bar Cafe on your own schedule Wednesday, October 26th. The MacCallum House will donate proceeds from the bar and food to the Kelley House Museum! We are certain that long time Mendocino teacher Alma Mendosa, far right in this photo, would have wanted you to get a group together for the evening! (A note on the back of this photo, from the Kelley House archives, reads learn more…

Cemetery Tour October 1st

Join J.D. Johnson, Mendocino’s pioneer builder and undertaker for a Mendocino Cemetery Tour. In the 1880s, he could house you in this life and the next! On October 1st he will introduce you to some of Mendocino’s famous and not-so-famous historic characters at their final resting places. Be at the Kelley House, 45007 Albion St., Mendocino, at 6:00PM Saturday, October 1. The tour begins at 6:30 (roughly sunset), so bring a flashlight! Tour length is 1 hour. Advance tickets are learn more…