Mammoth Lakes History & Museums: Mammoth California Ski Museum

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Mammoth Ski Museum

Visitors come to explore 500 years of skiing history, including The Beeker Collection, containing more than 10,000 historic pieces. Read More

  • Entry is free.
  • The Museum is home to the Beeker Collection, with over 10,000 historic pieces.
  • The Pioneer Theater features daily showings of “Mammoth Dreams.”


When you ski, you’re participating in more than 500 years of sporting history; a history that is chronicled and celebrated at the Mammoth Ski Museum.

The Museum’s biggest draw is the Beekley collection, consisting of more than 10,000 historic pieces, including over 400 original paintings, 250 pieces of photography, and 4,000 works of literature. Notable artists and authors include Ansel Adams, Andrew Wyeth, Eric Sloane, and Warren Miller.

The museum is also home to The Pioneer Theater, featuring daily showings of “Mammoth Dreams,” a film documenting the founding of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area.

Keepsakes and collectibles are available at the Museum Store.


100 College Parkway – Box 1815
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546


Mammoth Ski Museum is open year-round. Hours are 9am-5pm Monday through Friday.


Admission is Free.

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Mammoth Ski Museum

The Mammoth Ski Museum provides a number of exhibits on the local history of skiing in California.