Phillips House Museum

The Phillips House Museum is reopening this Sunday, May 16th from 2-4 p.m.

Phillips House

Phillips House plaqueThe Phillips House Museum at 7th and Union Streets preserves the atmosphere of a typical farm house found in Arcata. As a living museum, Arcata’s best example of Greek Revival architecture shows the daily life an Arcata resident between 1854 and 1932.

During your visit, view the photographic display of Arcata from 1850 to 1950, visit second bedrooms from various time eras and learn of the building’s construction and its furnishings.

Highway 101 to Samoa Exit. East (toward the hills) on Samoa Blvd. to the traffic Roundabout. Half way around the Roundabout to Union Street. Two blocks on Union Street to 7th and Union. Phillips House is to your left. Handicap parking in front by entrance on Union.

Phillips House video by Gary Bloomfield, 2016

Phillips House story by Cindy Glover from KVIQ Channel 6 News, May 1993. Posted with permission.