The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will be closed this Saturday October 21, 2016. Our regular hours will resume Sunday October 22, 2016. Thank you.
California’s State Historic Landmark No.152
National Register of Historic Places
The mission of the Friends of Rancho San Pedro is to preserve and increase community awareness of early California history as it relates to the Dominguez family, homestead adobe and the Rancho San Pedro, the first Spanish land grant in California. This is accomplished through educational programs and the operation of the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum.
Join the Rancho Halloween fest where there is fun for all. There will be an obstacle course, activities and crafts. Bring your own pumpkin to enter in the pumpkin competition, “guess the goo” and enter in the many games that are offered.
October 29, 2016 from 1PM to 4PM
Join us on November 5, 2016 from 11:30am to 1:30pm for a Titanic theme tea. Enjoy this intimate affair which will include tea, lunch, speakers, and a raffle. Tea Tickets $25; Raffle Tickets $3 each, $5 for 2, or $10 for 5
Guests are encouraged to wear Titanic/Edwardian costumes or High Tea attire.
All proceeds will go to the museum’s Rose Garden Fund.
To purchase tickets, call (310) 603-0088. Tickets must be purchased in advance as seating is limited to 40 guests.
Join us as we celebrate the 170th anniversary of the Battle of Dominguez Hill also known as the Battle of the Old Woman’s Gun.
In this two-day event you will be able to experience the reenactment of the battle as well as the many aspects of life during the 1800’s.
Saturday, October 8th 2016 from 10AM to 4PM
Sunday, October 9th 2016 from 10AM to 4PM
Come and experience the following:
–California and U.S Navy encampment re-creation
–Cannon Firing by the Washington Artillery
–Visit a church, parlor, vendors and Sunday services
–Music and dance
–Children activities: corn husk doll making, tortilla making, adobe brick making and gold panning and much more!
–Take a tour of the Dominguez Homestead.
All teachers are invited to our Open House on Saturday October 1st, 2016. In this open house we will be discussing the many things that the museum offers during our school tours for both teachers and students. For those teachers who have already joined us for school tours, we look forward to hearing how we can improve your experience.
Saturday, October 1st 2016: 1pm-3pm
We will be offering light snacks and refreshments! All those teachers who join our open house will be entered to win a $250.00 bus reimbursement for our museum.
**RSVP today by calling us at 310-603-0088 or email Chantal Ochoa at firstname.lastname@example.org