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San Dieguito Heritage Museum

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Address: 450 Quail Gardens Dr, Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone Number: 760-632-9711
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Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Description: This museum preserves the local history of Encinitas.

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Kids got to hold a live snake

Very nice mini-museum with some artifacts but the grandkids really liked holding the python and showing it to Grandma. Nice views also.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
Warren, New Jersey
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Warren, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Very nice mini-museum with some artifacts but the grandkids really liked holding the python and showing it to Grandma. Nice views also.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

After enduring 6 years of struggle the museum has achieved approval of it's Master Plan, and is proceeding onward with restoration of the 125 y/o Teten house. Grounds are ideal for group events, particularly with western themes. A music video was filmed there by Sara Watkins of the group Nickle Creek and can be seen at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_VMfCm_fXk. There are fun... More 

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Carlsbad, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

I always love sharing history in a hands-on environment with kids - one of the most interesting and fun methods of learning, guaranteed to keep their attention! The docents that reside onsite at this lovely collection of historic buildings and history museum have certainly done their homework and offer a wealth of info in a very friendly and helpful manner.... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010

I live close by, and it's been sad to see this site go downhill in recent years. The one main museum building has some interesting history in it and there's a building with the insides decorated in the style of the time/era which is cool, but the entire outside part of this attraction has really degraded badly. What used to... More 

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