Open House

Saturdays

10 A.M. to 2 P.M.

Includes a tour of the 1891 Heritage House with Period furnishings, the Christian R. Harris Memorial Hall, the First Jail in San Bernardino, and the Historical Society Library.

FREE OF CHARGE

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 875
San Bernardino, CA 92402

Email Address:
sbhistoricalsociety@mac.com

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HISTORICAL SOCIETY PROGRAMS

All programs are held on the first Thursday of each month unless otherwise noted at 7:00 P.M. inside the Christian R. Harris Memorial Hall which is located next to the Heritage House at the corner of 8th and D Streets in San Bernardino. They are open to the public free of charge, so bring a friend!


 

Tuesday
Sep022014

Thursday, June 4th, 7:00PM

"Ballarat Bandit"  

and his Career around Death Valley

Mojave Desert Historian and author, Emmett Harder will talk about the notorious "Ballarat Bandit" and his Career around Death Valley.

Emmett is the author of These Canyons Are Full of Ghosts:  The Last of the Death Valley Prospectors - now in its' 4th printing.  He has mined the area for many years and along with his wife, Ruth, are owners of the Salt Springs (gold) Mine - one of the premier historic places along the Old Spanish Trail and the first discovery of gold in the Mojave Desert - founded by members of the Mormon Battalion on December 3rd, 1849. 

Tuesday
Sep022014

Thursday, July 2nd, 7:00 PM

To be Announced

Check back with us in a few days.

Tuesday
Sep022014

Thursday, August 6th, 7:00 PM

To be Announced

Check back with us in a few days.

Tuesday
Sep022014

Thursday, September 3rd, 7:00 PM

To be Announced

Check back with us in a few days.

Thursday
Dec022010

Thursday, October 1st,  7:00PM

To be Announced

Check back with us in a few days.