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Rocklin Historical Society

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Due to the corona virus, we will be closed until further notice.


Old St. Mary's Chapel in Rocklin, CA
Old St. Mary's Chapel

Beautifully restored historic building.

A charming place for weddings and events.

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24 hours to give where your heart is!

The society participates with the City of Rocklin in the development of Heritage Park and operates the Rocklin History Museum and the Old Saint Mary’s chapel in historic Downtown Rocklin. The society is Rocklin’s voice in memorializing Rocklin’s unique history and preserving the artifacts of that history.

From midnight to midnight donate to the
Rocklin Historical Society
Who We Are

As volunteers for this non profit 501(c)(3) organization, we are stewards of many of Rocklin’s irreplaceable historical buildings and items. We also encourage participation and awareness of Rocklin citizens by organizing tours and events so that
we can all enjoy Rocklin’s rich history.

Current Officers

President: Hank Lohse
Vice President: Kathie Nippert
Secretary: Allegra Hakim
Treasurer: Russ McNeill

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Rocklin Historical Society is to generate community interest and support for the preservation of Rocklin’s Heritage.

Hank Lohse (President of the Rocklin Historical Society)

How You Can Help

It is important to remember that as volunteers, nobody gets paid and we do not make profit. For that reason our work must be funded through donations and community volunteerism. Please consider becoming a member or

Learn about the benefits of becoming a member of the Rocklin Historical Society
Volunteer to help with events or in our various efforts to protect and promote the history of Rocklin

You can also help by making a donation to Us via PayPal, just click on the donate button below and enter any amount.

Visit Us in the Museum

Now located in the historic Fletcher House, we invite you to come explore our fascinating collection of artifacts while learning of Rocklin’s rich history.

The museum address is 3895 Rocklin Road and is easily found just across from City Hall at the corner of San Fransisco and Rocklin Road.

Museum Hours

  • Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday : 1PM to 4PM

Group tours are available for 10 or more people by calling Gay Morgan on 624-2355

Interested in giving a gift to RHS through Will or Trust?
Take our information down to create your own declaration of intent and create a legacy through giving.
Legal Name: Rocklin Historical Society
Tax ID #68-0318475
Address: P.O. Box 1 Rocklin, CA 95677