Throwback Thursday: 1947 Mars Drive-In Sign

Throwback Thursday brought to you courtesy of the Fresno Historical Society and the new Fresno County Historical Museum! This photo is of the iconic 1947 Mars Drive-In Sign on Belmont Avenue in Fresno! This is just one of the many photos that will be on display in the Museum along with some incredible historical artifacts.

A new 14,000 sq. ft. $2.8 million building is currently under construction that will house the new Fresno County Historical Museum! This new Museum will showcase the broader history of Fresno County for all to enjoy and learn from. Full completion of the Museum and exhibits is expected to take two to three years; however, the first phase is set to be complete by Opening Day of the 2015 Big Fresno Fair on Wed, 10/7! For more information about the Museum, click here: