This self-guided Historic Napa River Tour will take you along 20 sites along the Napa River in Napa Abajo, the oldest planned neighborhood in the county (laid out in 1853). The neighborhood is dotted with mansions for wealthy citizens, beautiful residences for up and coming...Read More
Dear Members and Supporters: Thanks to your overwhelming support, Napa City Council approved the funding for the first step in the repair and re-opening of the Goodman Library. Watch the meeting on video to get all the particulars. Check in our website and Facebook for continual...Read More
The mission of Napa County Historical Society is to discover and keep history alive through exhibits, lectures, and events, as well as research, publications, and educational activities. We are a membership-based archival and educational organization dedicated to the discovery, preservation and presentation of the people and history of Napa County and its place in California history.
NCHS fosters a community of researchers to promote and expand the study of Napa County’s fascinating history. The Research Library houses books, city directories, original manuscripts, thousands of old photographs, newspaper clippings, maps, architectural drawings, and documents pertaining to the people and history of Napa County. For more information, click here.