General Information

 

Museum Hours & Admission

Guided tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday of the Workman House at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m., and La Casa Nueva at 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. Tours last up to 45 minutes each. The only way to visit the museum's historic houses is on a guided tour or at a special event. Please note that we will be closed on December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Tours of El Campo Santo are self-guided. The cemetery is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 12:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Spanish-language tours are offered the second Sunday of every month at 2:30 (of the Workman House) and 3:30 p.m. (of La Casa Nueva).

Group tours for 10 or more people are available daily with advanced reservations, as are tours conducted in American Sign Language and select foreign languages. The museum also offers a group tour for visitors with cognitive impairments.

We offer a variety of programs for youth and school groups. Read more here!

Thanks to the generous support of the City of Industry, admission is free for public tours and most special events. Donations are accepted.

If you have never visited us before, take a look at our introductory video.

 

Accessibility

Most of the site is accessible by wheelchair.

 

Museum Store

The Homestead Museum Store is open during the museum hours listed above.

 

Food, Drink, & Picnicking

There are no food services at the Homestead. There are, however, a number of fast food and sit-down restaurants nearby. Drinking fountains are available on site.

Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the museum’s picnic area or by the pond. Groups of 10 or more can reserve the picnic area free of charge by calling (626) 968-8492 during office hours.

The picnic area contains 8 tables that can accommodate up to 60 adults or 74 children. Guests can access restrooms inside the Homestead Museum Gallery (children must be accompanied by an adult). BBQ and kitchen facilities are not available and users must ask for permission to operate electrical devices.

 

Office Hours & Contact Information

Our office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 12:30 to 5:00 p.m. The office is closed on major holidays.

Address:

15415 East Don Julian Road
City of Industry, California 91745

The museum is located one mile north of SR-60 (Pomona Freeway) at the Hacienda Boulevard exit, 20 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Click here for a map.  Plenty of free parking is available.

E-mail:

info@homesteadmuseum.org (general inquiries) 
Click here for a list of staff members.

Phone: (626) 968-8492 or (626) 968-8493     Fax: (626) 968-2048 

 

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