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Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park

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Xmas at Rancho Carillo

We went for the tree lighting at Rancho Leo Carillo and found so much more. The renovation to the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Carlsbad, California
Pleasant surprise!

A relative brought me here one afternoon. It is a large ranch house on a large piece of property... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
San Diego, California
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6200 Flying Leo Carrillo Ln, Carlsbad, CA 92009-3042
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for the tree lighting at Rancho Leo Carillo and found so much more. The renovation to the barn was transformative. The park was festively full of lights. The docents were wonderfully informative and friendly. It really felt Christmasy. There are also great walking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A relative brought me here one afternoon. It is a large ranch house on a large piece of property that was owed by an actor who used to play “Pancho” on “The Cisco Kid’ back in the 1950s. Docents lead tours daily and take you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Beautiful scenic adobes with free roaming peacocks. It was an amazing experience especially at their annual christmas event. They really go all out for a family friendly and fun event

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We attended my nieces wedding at this very lovely location. It was a beautiful day and the grounds are spectacular. Enjoyed the little golf cart that took us to our location. All of the ceremony and reception sites were so beautiful. The staff were very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Bring your walking shoes on a visit to the Leo Carillo Rancho. There is a lot to look at and appreciate. Before you tour the grounds of the rancho, there is a short film that you should watch in the building where you sign in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Bill S
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

A local, I had no idea this ranch existed. We ended up having a delightful afternoon learning about the Hollywood of yesteryear.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Never got to see the birds although we went twice! Really enjoyed it. Hopefully construction will be complete soon

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Janet C
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This is a park with plenty of walks and beautiful grounds as well as the home of Leo Carrillo, a star of the Cisco Kid and other Hollywood films. We had a docent who was working the ranch home. He was so helpful with stories...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

There is a lot of history here, and it's a quiet and beautiful spot, that once was in the 'wilderness' and now is at the edge of the city. Worth a visit if you're in the area and looking for something to do for free

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank onetravelman
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Enjoyed the walk and the history of the area. The interpretive center was under construction when I went but will add to people's knowledge of who once lived there.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Response from travelingCAgal | Reviewed this property |
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Response from DPB4law | Reviewed this property |
They would like the nature walk around the grounds and may like some of the "old buildings/ranch". Not a lot of things for kids such as rides. There are free range peacocks that some kids get a real kick out of.