Eric Hollenbeck, his family and staff welcome you to the Blue Ox Millworks, where Victorian craftsmanship techniques of the 1800s are utilized to produce authentic custom quality products for homes around the world. Their customers include two governors' mansions, national parks, historic cathedrals and even the President of the United States Bill Clinton.
Visitors to the Blue Ox can watch antique woodworking machinery in operation, visit a skid camp, learn about traditional boat-building, and meet the blue oxen, Babe and Blue. You can take a self-guided tour or call in advance and have one of the crew show you around.
Here's some of what you will see:
1 X Street
Eureka, CA 95501
- Self-guided tour hours: Mon - Fri 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Admission $7.50 Adults - $6.50 Seniors & $3.50 Kids 6-12
- Guided tours available please call to make arrangements. Workshops for groups of ten or more
- The Blue Ox is not only a working museum, but a community school that teaches traditional arts.