450 Quail Gardens Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
The San Dieguito Heritage Museum was founded in 1988 to collect, preserve and interpret the local history of the San Dieguito River area, including Leucadia, Encinitas, Olivenhain, Cardiff, Solana Beach, Del Mar, and Rancho Santa Fe.
The founders had deep roots in the local communities and cherished the unique history of the area.
Create Your Own Yarn Doll!
Early pioneers would make yarn from the sheep they kept. From shearing to carding to spinning, making yarn was hard work. Read more....
Every Saturday and Sunday in March. Noon to 4pm
Forty-five local Presbyterians ditched church to have a sunny Sunday morning working at the SD Heritage Museum. They pounded nails while they prayed, sang while they sewed and built a sitting wall instead of sitting in church. The Museum called it 'A Gift from Above.'
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Watch the present melt into the past right before your eyes! Check out SDHM's ALL NEW interactive Now and then Photos ! See what's there now and what used to be in exactly the same place. Simply amazing!
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