At the Gibson House and property, we run high-quality, standards-based educational field trips led by our dedicated docents.  The house has been preserved to reflect the history of Yolo County and its diverse community. Students will get a glimpse of life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries through a guided tour and hands-on activities which include butter churning, corn husking, and art making.

To learn more or to book a field trip, contact Education Manager, Jenna Harris at


County students learn local history at Gibson House

By SARAH DOWLING | | Woodland Daily Democrat Many of the students from North Davis Elementary School were concerned that the Gibson Mansion was haunted. The structure, built in 1857, carries a lot of Yolo County’s history and on Tuesday morning the mansion and grounds were opened up to the 3rd-grade class, who wore … Continued