Hollister was incorporated 150 years ago and we are celebrating with a new display with lots of photographs and artifacts. Especially interesting are the 1880 Sanborn Maps showing the layout of the city. Is your house included?
The Wapple House Museum is open on Friday and Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Visit our Museum page for more information.
The Research Center is open to the public the second Monday of the month ---BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please visit our Research pages for more information.
VISITOR CENTER HISTORICAL PARK
The Visitor Center at the Historical Park is open on Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Check out our Historical Park pages for more information.
All COVID restrictions will be followed and we will be prepared with lots of hand sanitizer, so get out of the house and enjoy the day discovering what's here in your own backyard.
This is the earliest known photograph of downtown Hollister along Fourth Street.
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