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Rancho Los Cerritos

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A GReat Bit of Little Hills (Cerritos) History

Our docent gave us a pre-tour while we were waiting for another group to join us. We received so... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bellflower, California
The other Long Beach Rancho

A historical Long Beach Rancho that has programs throughout the year. Recently added buildings have... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
BobandMargie G
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. The two-story Monterey-style adobe is primarily...more
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4600 N Virginia Rd, Long Beach, CA 90807-1916
+1 562-206-2040
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our docent gave us a pre-tour while we were waiting for another group to join us. We received so much information about the history of the area in that little bit of time. You must see the video downstairs to appreciate the original builders of...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A historical Long Beach Rancho that has programs throughout the year. Recently added buildings have moved program and offices out of the Rancho to allow complete tours of the house. Christmas is a time of special programs and tours. Call for hours and days of...More

Thank BobandMargie G
Reviewed 18 March 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
Reviewed 5 March 2018

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

1  Thank seekers38
Reviewed 30 November 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!

1  Thank Monica B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

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

1  Thank davidgL4998OE
Reviewed 9 November 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

1  Thank TraveLee073
Reviewed 6 November 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

Thank Starviagera
Reviewed 27 August 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

2  Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 5 August 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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