Rancho Bernardo History Museum


Come and hear our special guests as they present various topics of interest


Visit our calendar of events to see all the exciting events monthly.


Come and experience the history of Rancho Bernardo at the Bernardo Winery.

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Explore our gift shop and learn more about our community!

Rancho Bernardo Speaker Series Presents

      Topic:  Palomar: Bridge to the Stars.   The building of the Palomar telescope, the world’s largest, in the 1940’s.

Speaker: Mark Carlson  

July 8, 2017 at 11:00 am at the History Museum


For more information call 858 775-5788


Learn More

The Rancho Bernardo Historical Society is a non-profit organization, dedicated to preserving the local history and increasing public awareness through programs and outreach. As a non-profit we depend on the community to help us accomplish our mission: volunteers, donations and contributions, memberships, and gifts to our collections. For more details on the society and programs please have a look at our Information Brochure.

Link: Rancho Bernardo Historical Society Brochure

The Rancho Bernardo Historical Society serves the local community of Rancho Bernardo, a community within San Diego with
a population of over 65,000.


Search Our Online Collections Database: Tips for Searching with Keywords. The Keyword Search button allows you to perform a general search across multiple fields for any catalog records online. Currently available are hundreds of  photos with new items added regularly.

Link: Rancho Bernardo Online Collections Catalog

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