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Welcome back! The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum has re-opened its doors to the public. Our scheduled tours are Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday of the month. Also, the first Thursday and Friday of the month at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Book your tour by clicking the link below. Tours will be conducted by reservation only. Tours...
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(Rancho Dominguez, CA)—The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will commemorate the 173rd Anniversary of the Battle of Dominguez Hill with a battle re-enactment. The Battle of Dominguez Hill, originally took place on October 8th and October 9th, 1846, was a military engagement of the U.S.-Mexican War that took place within Manuel Dominguez’s 75,000 acre Rancho San...
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(Rancho Dominguez, CA)—The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will celebrate its Third Annual Día de Muertos/Day of the Dead event. Rooted in Mexican tradition, Día de Muertos is a festive time of remembrance in which families decorate the tombs of deceased relatives and install memorial ofrendas/altars where special offerings are laid out that would be appealing...
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Take a virtual tour and enjoy a little history of the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum.
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The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum will host its Second Annual La Pastorela: A Christmastime Tradition produced by Teatro Dominguez of CSU Dominguez Hills. A Pastorela is a traditional Mexican Christmas play depicting the nativity from the point of view of the pastores, or shepherds, who traveled to Bethlehem to see the baby Jesus. Pastorelas are...
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Find Events at Our Museum
Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Friends & Visitors – More Scheduled Events are Coming! October 2021: October 2-3, 2021:  The Battle of Dominguez Rancho Reenactment from 10am-4pm.  November 2021:  November 6, 2021: Dia de Muertos Celebration from 10am to 4pm.  November 2021: Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum Speaker Series from 1:30pm -3:30pm – TBD December 2021:  December...
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“The Dominguez” is a powerful and revealing documentary that tells the story of one family that helped shape the history of Los Angeles and California. In 1784, the Dominguez family was given the first land grant in all of California, called Rancho San Pedro, which covered 75,000 acres southwest of Los Angeles. Pioneers in a...
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The Battle of Dominguez Documentary
The Battle of Dominguez Rancho was a military engagement of the Mexican-American War. It occurred on October 8 and 9, 1846, when a series of skirmishes took place on and near the Dominguez Rancho 12 miles north of San Pedro harbor. Collectively known as the Battle of Dominguez Rancho, the Battle of Dominguez Hills, or...
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