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Address: 715 South A Street, Oxnard, CA 93030
Phone Number: 805-483-7960
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Description: Nestled in Historic Downtown Oxnard, California, this city block offers a...
Nestled in Historic Downtown Oxnard, California, this city block offers a unique, quaint scene combined with delightful gardens and fountains - an ideal setting for these original homes to be viewed and appreciated! Weekend guided tours available. The Square offers a wide variety of community festivities such as Summer Concerts and event facilities in addition to hosting over 25 businesses including a Restaurant, Wine Tasting Room, Live theatre, gift shops and a visitor center.
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Oxnard rounded up a variety of old farm houses and local homes and relocated them in a single area in downtown. Most have business' in them, so tours are only on special... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

Oxnard rounded up a variety of old farm houses and local homes and relocated them in a single area in downtown. Most have business' in them, so tours are only on special occasions, but a cool place to visit.

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Los Altos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

There are nice plaques outside the homes but most are being used as businesses so not stocked with old furnishings as a museum would be. But still nice view of what Oxnard was like when first settled.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Heritage Square in Oxnard is a quaint collection of restored Victorian homes that are now mainly offices. It is not much visited by either locals or visitors.

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Los Angeles, CA
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43 attraction reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I thought this place sounded so cute and looked cute in pictures. And it is. We visited, thinking it would be worth the stop, even though we knew we'd be too early for a Sunday tour (which is from 1-4pm.) We enjoyed walking around the complex by ourselves. Literally. No one was around (though we could hear nice singing coming... More 

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Redlands, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Very quaint, historic buildings but most were replicas of the real thing. The chapel was very pretty but I don't think I would make the effort to visit the square as it is off the beaten path.

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Oxnard, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It is mostly just restaurants and old buildings. The food was good but expensive. The building were maintained well.

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Oxnard
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Love it, love it love it. The homes are amazing. There is one restaruant, La Dolce Vita, and a wine tasting house. I wish there were more places to eat there, But at Christmas and in the Fall, it's a must see for tours and Oxnard history. Fun

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Oxnard, California
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14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Nice historic buildings which were moved to this location and restored on site. Concerts are sometimes conducted outside in the center of this area. The local business sometimes have private parties.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

If you like architecture, you'll enjoy seeing the buildings at Heritage Square. Heritage Square contains (maybe a dozen?) beautifully restored old/historic houses with landscaping and walking paths around them and placards in front of each building explaining their histories. They are occupied by businesses so excepting the ones with restaurants it doesn't appear that you can look inside. Still, it... More 

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Oxnard
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Oxnard got one right by saving these old houses and restoring them after moving them to one block called Heritage Square. In the development of Southern California, farms, ranches and orchards were built into 'lots' of houses. In Oxnard some of the original owners homes were moved by heavy truck to one block downtown to preserve the legacy. Then these... More 

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