The Cove - Alson Clark

We have an obligation to maintain these that people may be in the presence of forces larger than those of the moment.

Ken Burns   Documentary Film Director and Preservationist

Upcoming Events

The Secret Garden Tour of La Jolla, Friday Night Candlelight Garden Soirée, and Secret Garden Boutique

May 18, 2018 Friday Night Candlelight Garden Soirée

May 19, 2018  The Secret Garden Tour and Secret Garden Boutique

The Secret Garden Tour extends a rare invitation to the public to stroll behind the garden gates of some of La Jolla’s loveliest secluded gardens, often concealed from view by mature trees, vines, or foliage. Visitors from throughout San Diego County and beyond have the opportunity to view private gardens in La Jolla during this important Society fundraiser.


The La Jolla Concours d’Elegance & Motor Car Classic

April 6-8, 2018

The La Jolla Concours d’Elegance & Motor Car Classic are community events presented each spring by the La Jolla Historical Society. Visitors from national and international destinations attend The La Jolla Concours d’Elegance & Motor Car Classic to enter restored or preserved vehicles in the judged competition, or learn about the history of the automobile. This event serves as a fundraiser, brings commerce to the community during a period off-season of the summer tourist trade, and attracts thousands of visitors to San Diego.  Learn more

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