Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum



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.

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Holiday Living History

LIVING HISTORY

Join us for our annual Holiday Living History event on Saturday, December 9th from 3pm-5pm. Come take a tour of our museum, make holiday crafts, and enjoy light holiday refreshments and snacks.

MUSEUM CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF THANKSGIVING DAY HOLIDAY

The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will be closed for tours on Thursday, November 23rd through Sunday November 26th in observance of the Thanksgiving Day Holiday. Thank you for your understanding.

–Museum Administration

 

Museum Closed In Observance of Veterans Day

The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will be closed for tours on Friday, November 10th and Saturday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.
—Museum Administration

Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum presents: Back to School

Struggling to make history come alive???

Join us for our back to school (open house) night here at the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum. We will have two dates that teachers and faculty can come in and see what the museum has to offer.  The dates are:

  • Wednesday September 20th, 2017 from 4pm-5pm
  • Wednesday October 18th, 2017 from 4pm-5pm

 

The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum presents: Weaving the Past Journey of Discovery a feature documentary film by Walter Dominguez

Joins us for a unique speaker series event as we present Mr. Walter Dominguez film and how he embarks on a journey across California, Texas and Mexico fulfilling his grandfathers dying wish. The public is invited to this FREE screening and after the film a Q&A session will take place.

Saturday November 18, 2017

  • 1pm Film session
  • 3pm Q&A 

Copies of the Documentary will be available for purchase

Parking is FREE

Donations are always welcome!!

Walter Dominguez image

  • Upcoming Events

    Dec
    16
    Sat
    10:00 am UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
    The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum in Rancho Dominguez (next to the cities of Carson, Long Beach, and Compton) in the South Bay is hosting a California Naturalist training. Participants complete a 40+ hour hands-on course[...]
    Dec
    25
    Mon
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed from Saturday December 23rd, 2017 to Monday December 25th, 2017 for Christmas. Tours would resume on Wednesday 27th, 2017.
    Dec
    30
    Sat
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Dec 30 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed from Saturday December 30th, 2017 to Monday January 1st, 2018. Tours will resume on Wednesday January 3rd, 2018.
    Dec
    31
    Sun
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Dec 31 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed from Saturday December 30th, 2017 to Monday January 1st, 2018. Tours will resume on Wednesday January 3rd, 2018.
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  • Tours

    Guided Tours of the Adobe Museum are Offered (Adobe is only open for guided tours):
    • First Thursday and Friday of Each Month
    • Every Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday
    • Tours are at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm
    • No Reservations Needed for Parties Under 10
    • Tours del adobe están disponibles en español el segundo domingo de cada mes
    • Adobe tours available in Spanish the 2nd Sunday of each month
  • Sponsors

    Watson Land Company

    The Carson Companies

    Norris Foundation

    Lantz Foundation

    Murphy Foundation

    Waste Management

    The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California

    Post Alarm Systems

  • Friends of Rancho San Pedro

    Board of Directors
    • Mr. William Barger
    • Mr. Tom Huston
    • Brother Rene Lepage, C.M.F.
    • Mr. Manny Marrero
    • Father Frank Ferrante, C.M.F
    • Mr. John F. Watkins
    Honorary Member
    • Rev. Patrick J. McPolin, C.M.F.

  • Social Networking

  • Experience LA Don Manuel Dominguez
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