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Downton Abbey Tea

April 18, 2015 11:00am seating $38 per person (add’l $2.32/person service fee applies) Join us for a Victorian Tea in the Shaded Garden Pavilion at    Heritage Museum of Orange County. As is traditional, members of Victorian Tea Society will be serving a delectable assortment of savory and sweet morsels, as well as scones and a  Read more

January 6, 2015 in Events, Full Tea Event, News, Open to the Public, Victorian Tea Society Event, Visit Us - Public Hours by kwilliams

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Ralphs Community Contribution Program

It’s that time of year to renew your registration with the Ralphs Community Contribution Program! Ralphs has committed to giving $2 Million during the next 12 months! Participants are required to register for the new term at or by using a scan bar letter at the register starting September 1, 2014. Even if you  Read more

September 11, 2014 in Events, How You Can Help, News, Uncategorized by kwilliams

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Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live! 2014

Saturday, September 27 2014, 10am to 4pm Heritage Museum of Orange County is excited to participate in Museum Day Live! 2014, hosted by Smithsonian Magazine. This annual nationwide event encourages people to visit a museum of their choice at no cost. Each free admission ticket admits 2 people. Only one free admission ticket is available  Read more

September 3, 2014 in Events, Exhibits, Family Event, News, Open to the Public, Visit Us - Public Hours by kwilliams

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Civil War Days!

It was a weekend of living history at HMOC! An enormous “thank you” to the 400+ people who volunteered, participated, visited, joined in… Photos by David Guzman. Join Us Again Next Year on October 17 & 18, 2015!

August 5, 2014 in Events, Family Event, Living History, News by kwilliams

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“Journey Stories”

Journey Stories, is set to open on October 5, 2014. Journey Stories, is a collaboration between Museum on Main Street and Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) and has been made possible in California with support from Exhibit Envoy and the United States Congress. Heritage Museum of OC is one of six California locations selected  Read more

January 16, 2014 in Events, Exhibits, How You Can Help, News, Open to the Public by kwilliams

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“Sibyl Victoria Kellogg – Hiram Clay’s Eldest” Exhibit Now Open

Sibyl Victoria Kellogg was born on January 31, 1891 and was the eldest child of Hiram Clay Kellogg and Victoria Schultz Kellogg. Sibyl embraced her artistic talent at a young age and as a teenager was enrolled in the Westlake School for Girls in Los Angeles. At Westlake, Sibyl thrived in theater and poetry. She  Read more

July 23, 2013 in History, Kellogg, Kellogg House, Local History, News by kwilliams

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Victorian Dollhouse on Display!

Heritage Museum of Orange County recently received the donation of a Victorian dollhouse from Dr. Janice Clark, M.D. The dollhouse stands three stories (48½” tall) and has a footprint of 27-1/2” wide by 36” deep. The home is part of the Heritage Home Series crafted and built by the late Richard Tucker. This late 19th  Read more

May 16, 2013 in Exhibits, News by kwilliams

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Business4Better Convention & Expo

  May 1-2, 2013 9:00am – 5:00pm   Heritage Museum of OC has been invited to participate in the 2013 Business4Better Expo to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center on May 1-2, 2013. Join thousands of people who are embracing their social responsibility and partnering with non-profit organizations around the globe! Learn and be  Read more

April 25, 2013 in News, past-events by kwilliams

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“Gospel Swamp” History Festival – Sat April 27 11am – 4pm

What is Gospel Swamp? Join us and learn about a fascinating side to Orange County History! It’s a day of learning & fun for adults and children alike! Enjoy live demonstrations and interact with craftsmen from Orange County Blacksmith Guild, local Quilters’ Guild, Spinners & Weavers Guild, and Victorian Tea Society. There will be hands-on  Read more

March 14, 2013 in Affiliate News, News, past-events by kwilliams

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A Taste of America in the OC! – April 6, 2013

Saturday April 6, 2013 6:30pm – 9:30pm $50 per person Join the Heritage Museum of Orange County (HMOC) and the Museum of Teaching and Learning (MOTAL) for a dinner of specialty cuisine from some of the best restaurants, wineries, and micro-breweries in Orange County. There will also be a Silent Auction of treasures and escapes.  Read more

March 1, 2013 in News, past-events by kwilliams

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