Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum



Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum

January 2011

Meet Father Serra

The Father Serra program is a 40 minute program. Father Serra is highly interactive…Father Serra brings the audience into his time and makes the students part of the event. The information is part of the 4th California standards of teaching. The presentation brings to light Father Serra’s journey to the new world. His journey to cross Mexico and how he makes it to California after serving 20 years in Mexico. His personal stories and friendships with the Missionaries, Soldiers and the Native peoples are all brought to light and the Audience is brought along on the Journey. He brings the students into the process of Adobe brick making, the importance of water and the different foods that were prepared and eaten at the Mission.

Meet Father Serra

The Father Serra program is a 40 minute program. Father Serra is highly interactive…Father Serra brings the audience into his time and makes the students part of the event. The information is part of the 4th California standards of teaching. The presentation brings to light Father Serra’s journey to the new world. His journey to cross Mexico and how he makes it to California after serving 20 years in Mexico. His personal stories and friendships with the Missionaries, Soldiers and the Native peoples are all brought to light and the Audience is brought along on the Journey. He brings the students into the process of Adobe brick making, the importance of water and the different foods that were prepared and eaten at the Mission.

Meet Father Serra

The Father Serra program is a 40 minute program. Father Serra is highly interactive…Father Serra brings the audience into his time and makes the students part of the event. The information is part of the 4th California standards of teaching. The presentation brings to light Father Serra’s journey to the new world. His journey to cross Mexico and how he makes it to California after serving 20 years in Mexico. His personal stories and friendships with the Missionaries, Soldiers and the Native peoples are all brought to light and the Audience is brought along on the Journey. He brings the students into the process of Adobe brick making, the importance of water and the different foods that were prepared and eaten at the Mission.

2011 Programming Starts on January 29th

On January 29th join us for our 1st speaker in our 6 speaker series ‘Living, Working and Traveling on the Rancho.’  Joe Lopez will be speaking about “The Vaquero Experience” on the Rancho.

Please click on the Events page for more details and to see the 2011 programming line-up.

  • Upcoming Events

    Nov
    24
    Fri
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Nov 24 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be close from Thursday November 23rd-Sunday November 26th, 2017 for Thanksgiving week. Tours will resume on Wednesday 29, 2017.
    Nov
    25
    Sat
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Nov 25 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be close from Thursday November 23rd-Sunday November 26th, 2017 for Thanksgiving week. Tours will resume on Wednesday 29, 2017.
    Nov
    26
    Sun
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Nov 26 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be close from Thursday November 23rd-Sunday November 26th, 2017 for Thanksgiving week. Tours will resume on Wednesday 29, 2017.
    Dec
    2
    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 2 @ 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
    9
    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 9 @ 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[...]
    3:00 pm Holiday Living History @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Holiday Living History @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Enjoy the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum this holiday season when the Adobe is decorated with lights and ornaments. It only happens once a year!! Don’t miss it!! Event is FREE and we encourage everyone to[...]
    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.
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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.

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