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Beekman Bank “Behind the Counter” Tours

July 30, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

BeekmanBank “Behind the Counter” Tours   Between 11am and 3pm on every weekend from May28th through September 4th, a costumed docent invites you to step “Behind theCounter” of the 1863 Beekman Bank.  Begunin 1856 as a gold dust office, it’s the oldest financial institution betweenSan Francisco and Portland.  Preserved asa museum since 1915, it saw over $40 million in gold cross its counter duringJacksonville’s heyday in the late 1800s—worth over $1 billion today!  It’s suggested you allow 30 minutes to hearthe stories of 19th Century banking practices, gold shipping, andhandshake deals.  Tours are free—but donationsare strongly encouraged!  Information at

HistoricJacksonville, Inc. is a volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  All net proceeds go towards preserving andmaintaining Jacksonville, Oregon’s historic buildings.


July 30, 2022
11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Beekman Bank, California Street, Jacksonville, Oregon