Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum



Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum

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Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum

18127 S. Alameda St.
Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220 USA

(310) 603-0088 Phone
(310) 603-0009 Fax

 

Hours of Operation

Guided Tours:

  • 1pm, 2pm, 3pm on Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday
  • 1pm, 2pm, 3pm the first Thursday and Friday of each month

Office Hours:

  • 9am to 4pm Tuesday through Saturday

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Directions

From the 91W, take the Alameda off ramp (you will be on Artesia) and at the first light turn right (the road curves down to the light), which is the Alameda exit. Turn right at the Alameda light. After turning right on Alameda, pass Manville road, slow down and the entrance is less than 500 yards on the right side of Alameda.

From the 91E, take the Alameda exit and turn right at the light. After turning right on Alameda, pass Manville road, slow down and the entrance is less than 500 yards on the right side of Alameda.

From the 405N, take the Alameda exit and turn right on Alameda. Stay on Alameda going north passing Carson street, Del Amo street. The entrance to the museum is on the left side of Alameda.

From the 405S, take the Alameda exit and turn right onto 223rd. The next light is Alameda and turn left. Turn right on Alameda and stay on Alameda going north passing Carson street, Del Amo street. The entrance to the museum is on the left side of Alameda.

Parking

Parking for the Museum is located around the rose garden. Please park your car head first into the spaces around the rose garden only. Parking is not permitted in front of the 2-story retirement home. For special events, parking will be on the lower grounds and the upper grounds will be reserved for handicapped parking.


Tours

Guided tours of the adobe museum are offered on the first Thursday and Friday of each month and every Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. No reservations are needed for parties under 10 people.

Reservations

Groups of 10 or more should make reservations at least two weeks in advance for a guided tour of the adobe museum. Please contact the office at (310) 603-0088 to book a group tour.

School Tours

School tours may be arranged for Tuesday through Friday from 9:30am to 11:30am.  Please contact the office at (310) 603-0088 to book a group tour.

Tour Fee

Tours are free and donations are always welcome!


Booking Events

Private use of the Rancho is available on a limited basis and in return for a specified donation to the Friends of Rancho San Pedro. The museum offers three areas for rental that could accommodate 100 guest or up to 500 guest. For more information, please contact the office at (310) 603-0088.

Photography and Filming

Exterior photos of the Rancho grounds are allowed for personal use only, however flash photography is not allowed inside the adobe. To take professional/commercial photos of the adobe, a specified donation to the Friends of Rancho San Pedro is required, contact the office at (310) 603-0088.

Filming is permitted on a very limited basis, under strict regulations, and in return for a specified donation to the Friends of Rancho San Pedro.

Collections Acquisitions Policy

The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum currently does not accept objects for donation or loan to the Museum.  If you have any questions, please contact the Museum directly at (310) 603-0088.

  • Upcoming Events

    Jul
    4
    Tue
    8:00 am Museum Closed
    Museum Closed
    Jul 4 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed on Tuesday July 4th, 2017. Tours will resume on Wednesday July 5th.
    Sep
    2
    Sat
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    Sep 2 @ 8:00 am – Sep 4 @ 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed from Saturday September 2, 2016 to Monday September 4. Tours will resume on Wednesday 6th.
    Sep
    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
    Sep 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[...]
    Sep
    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
    Sep 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[...]
    Sep
    23
    Sat
    10:00 am UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    Sep 23 @ 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[...]
    Sep
    30
    Sat
    10:00 am UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    Sep 30 @ 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[...]
    Oct
    7
    Sat
    10:00 am UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    UC California Naturalist Certifi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Carriage House
    Oct 7 @ 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[...]
    Oct
    14
    Sat
    10:00 am Battle of Dominguez Hill: 2017 @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Battle of Dominguez Hill: 2017 @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Join us as we commemorate another year of a historic battle that was fought here in the property of the Dominguez; The Battle of Dominguez Hills also know as the Battle of the Old Woman’s[...]
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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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  • Experience LA Don Manuel Dominguez
  • Useful Links


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