Truckee-Donner Historical Society
The Truckee-Donner Hisotorical Society preserves the history of the Truckee - Donner area, maintains the historic Joseph Research Cabin (the Gateway Cabin), and operates the Old Jail Museum, built in 1875.
Truckee Donner Railroad Society
The Truckee Donner Railroad Society perpetuates the study and advancement of knowledge of working railroads in the Truckee Donner area with the goal of building a railroad museum.
Donner Summit Historical Society
The Donner Summit Historical Society documents the fascinating history of Donner Summit, the site of the first transcontinental railroad, the first transcontinental highway (the Lincoln Highway), the first transcontinental air route, and the first transcontinental telephone line.