Another rare opportunity to visit the Phillips Mansion during our centennial year as well as a rare opportunity to visit the Spadra Cemetery for a twilight tour (next opportunity will be Halloween in the dark).

Historic Downtown Pomona Walking Tour
Saturday, August 13 3:00 pm - $10.

 

Downtown Pomona, looking east on Second Street from Thomas St.
Welcome to the Dog Days of Summer. Wear cool clothing, a hat, and join us to learn about the architecture and some of the characters who helped build Pomona into what it is today.

Tours begin at 3:00 pm and start at the DPOA offices at 119 W 2nd St, Pomona, CA 91766. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. The tours should last between 45 minutes and one hour and will cover a little over a mile.

Meet at DPOA before 3 pm!

 

 


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The Historical Society of Pomona Valley, Inc. was organized on March 2, 1916 in the committee room of the Pomona Public Library with a charter membership of 28.  The society is currently celebrating its 100th year celebration. The organization came as a result of the vision and inspiration of Mrs. J.W. Wilkinson, who recognized the importance of the history connected with the lives of the early settlers of this valley and the distressing lack of recorded data concerning these people. Miss Sarah Jacobus, the Librarian, was the driving force behind the creation of the Society... read more.