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Gallery for the works of Douglas Van Howd who is well-known worldwide for his wildlife and western creations.
Oil paintings, lithographs, giclees, bronze sculptures & monuments– all in a 3000 square foot gallery. Featuring the works of Douglas Van Howd, a world-renowned artist known primarily for his wildlife and western creations, this gallery focuses primarily on wildlife (particularly North American and African animals) and people. See the exquisite paintings and photographs displayed indoors and be sure to step outside – the life-size monuments displayed are a must-see! Be sure to stop by if you’re in the area, admission is free!
If you are in Northern California area, we invite you to visit the Van Howd Studios located near the Auburn airport at: 13333 New Airport Road Auburn, CA 95602.
The museum offers visitors a peak into what life was like on the Foresthill Divide during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Museum displays a rich photographic history of the area’s towns, mining, lumbering, schools, churches, social, Indian and Chinese heritage.
The Maidu Museum & Historic Site offers a unique cultural haven for families and individuals who want to experience the life, ways and culture of the Nisenan Maidu who called this location home for thousands of years .