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SD Heritage Museum


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.


What's NEW at SDHM?

Inaugural Vintage Faire


Copy: "HOT, HOt, Hot off the presses! We are holding a Vintage Faire, December 7th, just in time for your Christmas and Holiday Shopping. Come in a vintage costume and take a photo op, with your camera, for your Holiday Cards!

COME, join us, free admission to the Inaugural Vintage Faire, Sunday, December 7, 2014, 9 AM to 3 PM. Take your own "vintage" photos in our General Store.

And special ATTENTION VENDORS, sign up quickly. Only 25 spaces available. Vendors please confirm no later than Dec 1, 2014.


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It's Time to Order Your Sees Holiday Candy!


It's that time of year again - time to order your Sees Holdiday Candy. You can purchase delicious Sees Candy as gifts, a pleasing end to your Holiday Dinner or for just plain snacking., and your purchase also benefits San Dieguito Heritage Museum!

So help yourself and the Museum and order. But don't wait long, because on Sees CandyDecember 15th orders will close.

You will be able to pick up your candy at the Museum by December 19, 2014 during business hours.

Click Here to Order. . . .

Free Family Activities at SDHM


In December, every Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 4pm, at the San Dieguito Heritage Museum we will be crafting paper poinsettia ornaments. Poinsettias have a long history in the Encinitas area. . .

New "Now and Then" Interactive Slide Show


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!

Check it out

Encinitas Rotary Wine Festival a Huge Success

The Encinitas Rotary Wine Festival was held on June 7th. Over 850 beneficiary tickets were sold - a new record!


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450 Quail Gardens Drive

Encinitas, Ca 92024

tel. 760-632-9711



Thursday - Saturday

12:00 - 4:00 p.m.


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