2nd Monday of each month
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
No charge for visit during these hours.
PLEASE E-mail prior to visit.
Make A Gift
Learn about the many benefits of planned giving to the San Benito County Historical Society through the Community Foundation, your charitable giving partner.
For more information and to give, visit the Foundation’s Giving Page.
The recently rebuilt Dance Hall is an inviting location for your next event, located in the San Benito County Historical Park among the restored historical buildings. Accommodating up to 120 people, it is the perfect place for your small fundraiser, youth activity, or private party.
ALL RENTALS MUST BE MADE AT LEAST 35 DAYS IN ADVANCE.
Rental Rates (subject to change)
Private Party - $650
Non-profits, Youth & Veterans’ Groups, Historical Society Members - $400
Historical Society Members ($250 level or above) - $300
Heritage Wall Donors ($1000 or above) - one free rental on any “available” date within 1 year of donation.
There is a $100 refundable deposit.
RENTER shall furnish a current certificate of insurance evidencing that there is presently in effect a policy of commercial or comprehensive general liability insurance, including public liability and property damage, written by an insurer authorized to do business in the state of California, and in an amount of at least one million dollars ($1,000,000) per occurrence. This insurance coverage shall be primary and non-contributory, and RENTER agrees to name as an additional insured on such policy, the San Benito County Historical Society.
(Rates Effective as of 1/1/19)
The San Benito County Historical and Recreational Park is located on Highway 25, 1 mile south of Tres Pinos. Visit the Historical Village today
The San Benito County Historical Society is a 501(c)3 organization and relies on its members for operating costs throughout the year. We encourage you to join our organization.
The Wapple House Museum is open
Friday and Saturday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
498 Fifth Street
(Corner of Fifth and West
next to the County Library)