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Rancho Los Cerritos

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4600 N Virginia Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807-1916
+1 562-570-1755
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Pleasant and informative

Went to Rancho Los Cerritos today. Such a beautiful, full of history place! Learned so much during... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
Alla G
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Architecture & open space

Love the history & architecture that give Long Beach, Long Beach. Great open space for their... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
seekers38
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Long Beach, California
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Built in 1844, this is one of the last remaining two-story adobe structures still in existence in southern California, combining both Mexican and American architectural styles and building elements.
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4600 N Virginia Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807-1916
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Went to Rancho Los Cerritos today. Such a beautiful, full of history place! Learned so much during the tour over the house, led by “Mrs. Bixby” ( actress dresses up as Mrs. Bixby and telling the story from Mrs. Bixby’s name - VERY interesting idea!!!)...More

1  Thank Alla G
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Love the history & architecture that give Long Beach, Long Beach. Great open space for their concert. Love visiting the property.

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Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Went on a Sunday afternoon. The grounds are lovely and the docents extremely knowledgeable of the local history. Highly recommend the visit. The best part it was all free!

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

We enjoy attending the outdoor concerts in the beautiful gardens at the rancho. They were refurbished recently and are lovely.

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

RLC is a must for anyone who wants to gain a historical sense of the area from the days they farmed and raised cattle. Am particularly fond of their Christmas program with lighted walkways and performances by charactesr of residents from bygone days. House is...More

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Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

The story of the Nieto soldier that got a huge land grand The story of California from the history of a family. Very nice docent tour. Their land now a big city, their fields a golf course. Nice afternoon free entrance

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Reviewed August 26, 2017

Admission and parking are totally FREE! We had a most interesting tour with a docent who was very knowledgeable about the history of the area as well as the specific items in the rooms. The oldest room dating from 1840 was an office/bedroom for the...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my tour , I was alone but the guide ( pationate and really nice ) took the Time to explain me à lot of very interesting things in an easy english that i Can understand . I recomand you to do this...More

2  Thank marie b
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

We had a 4 hour block of time to entertain our 3 grand kids...9, 12, 14. After stopping in the local Trader Joes to let them pick out some lunch treats, we arrived an hour before opening but were allowed to picnic in the shade...More

3  Thank Diane D
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

This 19th century rancho has pleasant docent-guided tours that give one an excellent early history to this area. Hours are limited to Wed-Sun 1-5pm, but please confirm (562) 570-1755 as there are summer camps for children and special functions that may have priority. There is...More

3  Thank edvonlef
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