Preservation engages the past in a conversation with the present over a mutual concern for the future.

William Murtagh   First keeper of the National Register of Historic Places

Special Event

Gatsby Gala

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Join us for the 90th anniversary celebration of the La Valencia, benefitting the La Jolla Historical Society!


Irving J. Gill: Illustrating New Architecture

September 24, 2016 - January 22, 2017

Noon - 4pm
Free Admission

Community Event

La Jolla Concours D'Elegance & Motor Car Classic

April 7-9, 2017

Celebratory evening events, Tour D'Elegance on Saturday, and a judged exhibition of classic automobiles on Sunday

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