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Homestead Museum

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What a great gem of local history! Came here with my husband while visiting family during the... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2018
LisaandRod93013
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San Ramon, California
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A look into California's past, the homestead is a beautiful estate of a wealthy family with... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
terriavallone
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West Henrietta, New York
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May 26, 2018
“Free Tour & Admission”
2 weeks ago
“Walk with mom”
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15415 Don Julian Rd, City of Industry, CA 91745-1029
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mom and I walked around the outside of the museum grounds. There is a nice walking path that leads around a small cemetery and a pretty pond area. Very shady and is a good place to enjoy your lunch if you work in the area....More

Thank Yvonne J
Reviewed May 26, 2018

What a great gem of local history! Came here with my husband while visiting family during the holiday season. Loved learning about local history. The admission is free and so are guided tours. Our tour guide was really good. The gift shop was also good...More

1  Thank LisaandRod93013
Reviewed February 27, 2017

A look into California's past, the homestead is a beautiful estate of a wealthy family with California roots dating back to just after gold rush times

1  Thank terriavallone
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Once a year they hold a 1920's themed picnic with music, dancing, and fashion show featuring clothing of the era put on by the Art Deco Society. The grounds are always immaculate with lots of places to spread out your picnic meal. There were two...More

3  Thank CaliGal2013
Reviewed September 1, 2015

The local museum for Rowland Heights and City of Industry. There are two houses, gift shop, Koi Pond and family cemetery. Well worth the visit. The docents are knowledgeable, friendly and enjoy telling stories. We go here often to just enjoy the pond.

1  Thank Pburns2007
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Been here several times since we moved to this area 38 years ago, it's an interesting place to visit to know the history of the area and it's people back then. i recommend it for a visit in a leisurely pace for visitor's from out...More

Thank Benjamin C
Reviewed July 8, 2015

I have visited the Workman-temple Homestaed for many years. I was a 4th grade teacher in Hacienda Heights and each year we would study the La Puente Valley and the early settlers. The students would enjoy our visits to the Homestead to learn about and...More

Thank Ginny E
Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

I've learned a lot today that I might not have discovered in a lifetime. What a significant part of Southern California history. I was flabbergasted and conspicuously impressed.

Thank Jose C
Reviewed April 26, 2015

The Homestead Museum is a real treat and a piece of local LA history. This covers the early American part of LA history and the families homes and gardens after the Spanish Land Grants and huge Ranchos. The house tours are fantastic (late 1890's to...More

1  Thank 707clayg
Reviewed February 15, 2015

The museum, which is surprising to find in Industry, tells a fascinating story of early LA history, complete with rags to riches to rags to riches to ?? stories of the former owners.

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