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San Benito County Historical Society

MUSEUM

498 Fifth Street

Hollister, CA  95023

HISTORICAL PARK

8300 Highway 25

Tres Pinos, CA  95075

(1 mile south of Tres Pinos)

Celebrate hollister's Sesquicentennial


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?


MUSEUM

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. β€‹


RESEARCH CENTER

​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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Funded in part by grants provided by the

Community Foundation for SBC and the

Monterey Peninsula Foundation