The Museum Project

January 14, 2012 12:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A Status Report After many months of intense planning with architect Lew & Patnaude, Inc., construction manager Mauldin-Dorfmeier, Inc., and exhibit designer Delphi Productions, Inc., CSHS has guided completion of the First Phase building. The Museum will encompass several phases of design and construction.

museum-of-the-central-sierraPhase 1a, The facility is completed and will function as a stand-alone museum until Phase 2 is completed. Located in this facility are the main offices of the Society , the gift shop, a work shop area where parts to the Caboose Project are being stored and worked on , and several exhibit areas . In the parking lot is an island on which a working Steam Donkey ” is exhibited. A new exhibit on “mountain Medicine in the Sierras” has been set up recently.

Phase 1b includes construction of the amphitheater, and will be included in the work done in ’09. A working hydroelectric plant has been planned by Carver Meade , with the working drawings presently at the County Plan offices for review.

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