4355 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA 91902  *  phone: 619-267-5141  * follow us on Facebook  &  Instagram

The Museum is Open Wednesday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm, or by appointment.

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Student Gallery

The Museum is proud to partner with local schools, homeschool groups, civic organizations, colleges, and businesses to support our community.

Thank you to our Sponsors:


Doug Peterson  at Bonita Locksmith

Since 1991

call 619-252-1340, hours: 10-3pm

"Voted Nicest Locksmith in San Diego by the
Bonita Museum Staff"

History Display:


History of the Sweetwater Valley
ongoing
 




New Publication in the Museum
Historic Tales of Bonita

by writer Mary E. Oswell



Dr. Teller's MAGI exhibit


Friday, Nov. 30 2018 - January 5, 2019


Annual Meeting

Saturday, Dec. 1 - 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Join us for an exhibition of Three Wise Men 
collectibles





The next student photo contest takes place: November 26, 2018 through February 1,2019.   The selected photos will be acknowledged at the Artists Reception (5 p.m.) and awards presentation at the March 13, 2019  Sweetwater Authority Board Meeting (6 p.m.).

​Become a member and help support free art and history programs in your community! 

Mission of the Museum:

The Bonita Historical Society is dedicated to preserving, for public education and enjoyment, the culture, history, arts, crafts, and aesthetic facets of the region, specifically El Rancho de la Nacion in South San Diego County.