It is our mission to identify, preserve and promote the historic legacy of the Temecula Valley and to educate the public about its historical significance.
  ABOUT VaRRA:   (The Vail Ranch Restoration Association)   If you reached this webpage by entering "www.vailranch.org" in your browser, it is because VaRRA, and the information on its website, has been merged into the Temecula Valley Historical Society. If you click on the VaRRA link above, you will be able to see most of the information that was formerly on their website.
The Temecula Valley Historical Society's  latest newsletter:    Click here to view it!
The Murrieta Valley Historical Society's  latest newsletter:    Click here to view it!
TVHS Programs & Events Schedule
For a listing of other upcoming local events, check the "Calender of Events" in our newsletter.
Monday, April 27th at  6:00 p.m.
    Mark Bellnap will give a presentation about Presidential Buttons.

Monday, May 18th at  6:00 p.m.
    Bill Veale will give a portrayal of José Estudillo.

Monday, June 22nd at  6:00 p.m.
    Shari Crall will give a presentation titled: "The Remarkable Life of Martha Hughes Cannon".

Monday, July 27th at  6:00 p.m.
    Shelly Leddy will give a portrayal of: Catherine "Trixie" Fernald.

Monday, August 24th at  6:00 p.m.
    To be announced.

Monday, September 28th at  6:00 p.m.
    Dr. Anne Miller will give a presentation.

Monday, October 26th at  6:00 p.m.
    Michelle Elling will give a portrayal of: Edna Swanguen and
    Julie Gilbart will give a portrayal of: Jean Gardner.
 The Temecula Valley Historical Society invites visitors to join them for a social time with free refreshments at 5:30 pm prior to our regular monthly programs at the Little Temecula History Center, (The red barn next to Kohls in south Temecula at the corner of Wolf Store Road and Redhawk Parkway). For directions, click on the "Find Us" link above.
There is no charge to attend our programs.   Visitors are welcome.
Donate to the Historical Society while you shop!
The Temecula Valley Historical Society is now able to receive donations from anyone who shops online at Amazon.
There are no extra charges or fees for you to take advantage of this program.

For more information:   
Click Here      To go to Smile.Amazon.com:    Click Here
 Meetings are held at the Little Temecula History Center located just west of Kohl's, near the intersection of Temecula Parkway and Redhawk Parkway.
 (the Red Implement Barn pictured below)
EARLY BOOM TOWN
TEMECULA
 This 2008 historical society DVD production is available for a $10 donation.

 To order this DVD by mail print out the order form by clicking on the DVD Order Form link (below right) and mail it in.
 DVDs are also available for sale at the monthly historical society meetings.

 Your donation helps fund current and future projects of the Temecula Valley Historical Society.
DVD Order Form   (pdf)
Click on logo at left for a map
or Click here for more help..