A new exhibition in the History Center's museum, presented in collaboration with The Hearst Corporation, features the life and philanthropy of Phoebe Apperson Hearst, mother of W. R. Hearst.
San Luis Obispo Carnegie Library
Built in 1905, the City's first library became the San Luis Obispo County Historical Museum in 1956.
Built in the 1850s, the Dallidet Adobe (California Historic Landmark #720) was home to Pierre Dallidet, first commercial vintner on the Central Coast, and his family for over 100 years. Watercolor by Joan Sullivan
History Mystery: July 2015
The History Center was delighted to receive so many emails about our mystery items. Read more...