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.

Latest News

Museum Closed

On Wednesday January 18, 2017 the adobe will be closed. Tours will resume on Saturday January 21, 2017.

Thank you.

Sigma Lambda Gamma Posada at the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum

Join the Sigma Lambda Gamma sisters as they host the Posadas here at the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum grounds. There will be entertainment and various activities for the whole family to enjoy. Event will take place Saturday December 03, 2016.

Stay tuned for more details!

Holiday Living History Afternoon

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 bring their friends and family members. Parking will be on the lower grounds and it will be free as well. This event will be on Saturday December 10, 2016 from 3pm to 5pm.

Further information will be giving out regarding the activities, so stay tuned!

Halloween Haunt

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

Dominguez Rancho Presents: Titanic Tea

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.

  • Upcoming Events

    Feb
    11
    Sat
    10:00 am First Day of Docent Training: Wi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    First Day of Docent Training: Wi... @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Docent Training Series Offered At last, the long-awaited training for new docents are here! The class will take place over a five week sessions beginning Saturday February 11th 2017 and continuing through March 11th 2017.[...]
    Feb
    25
    Sat
    1:00 pm Speaker Series: Robert Lee Johnson @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Speaker Series: Robert Lee Johnson @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    This year we will kick off our speaker series with Robert Lee Johnson. Mr. Johnson has lectured in various colleges, universities and museums in Southern California. He’s focus is on the African American and their[...]
    Mar
    25
    Sat
    12:00 pm Rancho Day 2017 @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Rancho Day 2017 @ Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
    Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Join us for Rancho day on the Rancho San Pedro.  Experience life in the 1830s before the California became part of the United States.  This fun and interactive day will focus on what life was[...]
    Apr
    16
    Sun
    8:00 am Museum close for Easter Sunday
    Museum close for Easter Sunday
    Apr 16 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be closed for Easter Sunday. Regular tours will resume the following week.
    May
    14
    Sun
    8:00 am Museum closed
    Museum closed
    May 14 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be closed on Sunday May 14th, 2016 Mothers day. Tours will resume on Wednesday May 17th.
    May
    27
    Sat
    8:00 am Museum close
    Museum close
    May 27 @ 8:00 am – May 29 @ 8:00 pm
    The museum will be closed on May 27th-May 29th. Regular tours will resume on Wednesday May 31st.
    Jun
    18
    Sun
    8:00 am Museum close
    Museum close
    Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
    Museum will be closed on Sunday June 18th, 2016 for Fathers Day. Tours will resume on Wednesday June 21st, 2016.
    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.
  • Blog

  • 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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