Presented By:

Walking Tour of Historic Coronado Homes

Coronado Community, News | 1st Oct 2013

Tour Coronado homesThe island of Coronado is a beautiful place, as people who own Coronado homes are well aware. The island also has a long and interesting history. If you’ve ever wanted to know more about historic Coronado homes or famous residents, here’s an event for you.

On Wednesday, October 2nd, join the Coronado Heritage Walk. It begins at the Coronado Museum of History and Art at 1100 Orange Avenue at 10:30 a.m. You will learn all sorts of interesting facts and stories, while getting some sun and exercise. The tour repeats each Wednesday, so if you can’t come on October 2nd, you can catch another. The fee for the walking tour is $10 and includes admission to the museum. Click here for more information and to make reservations.

The Coronado Museum of History and Art is a treasure trove of historic photographs and ephemera. One of the current exhibits details the 100-year history of yachting on Coronado. Yachtsmen who live in Coronado should be sure to catch this exhibit. There are several interesting video interviews with long-time residents of Coronado about racing and yachting, as well as a wooden sabot, designed and handmade by a local craftsman.

There’s also a fascinating history of the Hotel del Coronado and Tent City. Tent City was next to the Hotel and operated during the 1930’s as a summer vacation spot for families. There are many photographs, as well as letters, postcards, the Tent City News, and much more. Click here to learn more about current exhibits.  There’s a lot to explore and learn about near Coronado homes!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share & Print This Post
Choose A Topic Below

How much is your
Home worth?

Looking for a home? Talk to an Area Expert...
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Follow Us

6 days ago

Maxine & Marti Gellens, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

What are your favorite appliances? This stainless steel Wolf range is a beauty and a beast when cooking in our penthouse in the Grande South tower.

#appliances #stainlesssteel #gasrange #wolfrange
...

View on Facebook

7 days ago

Maxine & Marti Gellens, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Kicking off 2021 right with a team goal setting call lead by our coach @tomferry

We are lifetime learners endued with the spirit to act! Tom is constantly sharing the latest and greatest ideas on how to perform our best and serve our clients.

#2021 #2021goals #tomferry #tomferrycoaching
...

View on Facebook

1 week ago

Maxine & Marti Gellens, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Staging sells! Whether we do whole-house staging or work with some existing furniture like at this contemporary gem in the Muirlands neighborhood of La Jolla, it makes a world of difference when buyers are shopping. We brought in @whitandwhimsinteriors to work their magic. ✨ They rearranged furniture, decluttered, swapped out accessories for a more updated look and so much more.

Call us to discuss strategies on how to best sell your home 858-551-6630.

#lajolla #lajollacalifornia #lajollamuirlands #homestaging #homestagingworks
...

View on Facebook