In the very heart of Murphys is the picturesque old hotel now called the Murphys Historic Hotel. Centrally located in Calaveras County and California’s historic Gold Rush country, Murphys Historic Hotel anchors the town of Murphys at the corner of Main Street and Algiers.  The hotel offers easy access to wineries, art galleries, Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Yosemite National Park, Moaning and Mercer Caverns and activities including golf, skiing, river rafting, cycling, gold panning, fishing, hiking and more!  The hotel’s midtown location places it in the center of Murphys’ annual major events including Grapestomp, Passport Wine Weekend, Murphys Irish Days and Frog Jumps. One of a hundred Wells Fargo Bank stops with a long history of famous guests, this historic landmark is a favorite destination of domestic and international guests alike.