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Santa Barbara Historical Museum
136 E. De la Guerra St
805-966-1601
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm;  Sunday 12 Noon-5pm.
Closed Monday.
Free guided tours Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30pm. Donation Requested

This museum features both permanent and changing exhibits that share Santa Barbara's colorful past from the Native American age to modern times.  It also offers an extensive holdings of books, photographs, maps, and manuscripts. The library is a rich resource for the study of regional history.

The Historical Museum also has two historic homes tours: Fernald Mansion (tours every Saturday at 1pm and 2pm) and Trussell-Winchester Adobe (tours every Saturday from 1 pm - 3 pm and Sunday 12 pm - 5 pm). Adults $5.00, children under 17, $1.00. Call the Museum for more information.

Directions: From the 101 take the Garden Street exit and turn away from the ocean.  Drive until you reach De La Guerra.  Turn left.  When you reach Santa Barbara St., the Museum will be on your right.  There is parking behind the building which can be accessed from De La Guerra Street.