Bidwell Mansion
State Historic Park

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Explore - Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park

Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park is a beautiful, three-story, 26-room Victorian House Museum that stands as a memorial to John and Annie Bidwell. John Bidwell was known throughout California and across the nation as an important pioneer, farmer, soldier, statesman, politician, and philanthropist. Annie Ellicott Kennedy Bidwell, the daughter of a socially prominent, high-ranking Washington official, was deeply religious and committed to a number of moral and social causes. Annie was very active in the suffrage and prohibition movements.

Explore this incredible home with three different unique PORTS Programs, including Building California – The Influence of Chinese Immigrants, Citizenship and the Right to Vote, and Bidwell Mansion: The Big Pink Mansion Up North.

Discover our PORTS On-Demand programs and K-12 educational resources from Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park below!

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