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La Jolla Historical Society

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The La Jolla Historical Society is dedicated to the discovery, collection and preservation of La Jolla's heritage.

Through their collections, programs and advocacy, they carry out their mission by:
-Discovering, recording and sharing La Jolla's history.
-Preserving La Jolla's historical objects, sites and structures.
-Increasing community awareness of the value of our heritage.

The La Jolla Historical Society collects materials in a wide range of formats and media, including books, newspapers, magazines, maps, printed ephemera, manuscripts, scrapbooks, and architectural drawings.

The La Jolla Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.

Hours
The Gallery is open Noon to 4 p.m. Thursday – Sunday
The Office is Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday

Locations
Main Office: 7846 Eads Ave. La Jolla, Calilf. 92037
Wisteria Cottage: 780 Prospect Street, La Jolla, Calif. 92037

Directions

From I-5 North
-Exit La Jolla Pkwy
-La Jolla Pkwy becomes Torrey Pines Road at major intersection.
-Follow Torrey Pines Road to another major intersection - continue straight.
-Turn right on Prospect Place which becomes Prospect Street
-Turn right on Eads Avenue

From I-5 South
-Exit La Jolla Village Drive
-Turn right on La Jolla Village Drive
-Turn left of Torrey Pines Road
-Follow Torrey Pines Road to a major intersection - continue straight.
-Turn right on Prospect Place which becomes Prospect Street
-Turn right on Eads Avenue

Upcoming events at La Jolla Historical Society

Ongoing events at La Jolla Historical Society

Event Time Category

'Frank Lloyd Wright’s Legacy In San Diego: The Taliesin Apprentices'

Every Monday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Frank Lloyd Wright’s Legacy In San Diego: The Taliesin Apprentices'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Frank Lloyd Wright’s Legacy In San Diego: The Taliesin Apprentices'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Frank Lloyd Wright’s Legacy In San Diego: The Taliesin Apprentices'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Frank Lloyd Wright’s Legacy In San Diego: The Taliesin Apprentices'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'From Jazz Age To Our Age: Landmark Homes In La Jolla'

Every Sunday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'From Jazz Age To Our Age: Landmark Homes In La Jolla'

Every Thursday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'From Jazz Age To Our Age: Landmark Homes In La Jolla'

Every Friday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'From Jazz Age To Our Age: Landmark Homes In La Jolla'

Every Saturday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'Homefront La Jolla: An American Community During World War II' Exhibit

Every Sunday
noon - 4 p.m. Exhibits

'Homefront La Jolla: An American Community During World War II' Exhibit

Every Thursday
noon - 4 p.m. Exhibits

'Homefront La Jolla: An American Community During World War II' Exhibit

Every Friday
noon - 4 p.m. Exhibits

'Homefront La Jolla: An American Community During World War II' Exhibit

Every Saturday
noon - 4 p.m. Exhibits

'Irving J. Gill: Illustrating New Architecture'

Every Sunday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'Irving J. Gill: Illustrating New Architecture'

Every Thursday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'Irving J. Gill: Illustrating New Architecture'

Every Friday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'Irving J. Gill: Illustrating New Architecture'

Every Saturday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

La Jolla Historical Society Presents 'What Was Is'

Every Sunday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

La Jolla Historical Society Presents 'What Was Is'

Every Thursday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

La Jolla Historical Society Presents 'What Was Is'

Every Friday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

La Jolla Historical Society Presents 'What Was Is'

Every Saturday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'Masters And Students: La Jolla Architecture Past & Present'

Every Monday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Masters And Students: La Jolla Architecture Past & Present'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Masters And Students: La Jolla Architecture Past & Present'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Masters And Students: La Jolla Architecture Past & Present'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Masters And Students: La Jolla Architecture Past & Present'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'The Irving Gill Photographic Project'

Every Sunday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'The Irving Gill Photographic Project'

Every Thursday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'The Irving Gill Photographic Project'

Every Friday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

'The Irving Gill Photographic Project'

Every Saturday
noon - 4 p.m. Arts

Young Architects Summer Camps

Every Monday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family

Young Architects Summer Camps

Every Tuesday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family

Young Architects Summer Camps

Every Wednesday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family

Young Architects Summer Camps

Every Thursday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family

Young Architects Summer Camps

Every Friday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Family

Past events