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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Holiday Food Drive at Heritage Square

Heritage Square Museum is happy to host our second Food Drive this holiday season from December 8 through December 21. We encourage all who frequent the museum to participate by donating any non-perishable cans and goods. Please keep in mind that the goods must be able to keep till Christmas and even after, so check those dates! This year we will be collecting the items in memory of Sid Simmons since this was one of his favorite charities. We encourage all visitors to please bring two cans or non-perishable items to Heritage Square Museum. We will not be accepting homemade items or any items that do not meet California food inspection policies.

However, for those who are so inclined to make a monetary donation we encourage you to visit, www.LAFOODBANK.org. The Museum WILL NOT be collecting proceeds, but we do encourage you to visit the LA FOOD BANK’s website for all monetary donations.

Your gestures of goodwill are recognized and all donors will receive a 10% discount on in store purchases at the Heritage Square Museum.

Thank you in advance for your contributions.

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Monday, October 20, 2014

11th Annual Halloween Mourning Tours

Saturday and Sunday, October 25 & 26 join us for our Halloween Mourning Tours event. Experience a 1930s funeral, see the Victorian origins of still practiced mourning etiquette, and learn about some customs no longer practiced. Poisons and poisonous medicines will be also be discussed. Be sure to also take a picture in our photo booth and be entered into a contest to win tickets for a Dearly Departed Tour.

Saturday will also feature a vendor market and raffle of two tickets to Wicked Lit.

On Sunday the event becomes more family friendly with the addition of the San Gabriel Valley Storytellers, a pumpkin patch, games, crafts, and trick-or-treating.

The museum will be open from Noon to 4 p.m. with funeral processions taking place at 1 and 3 p.m. Admission is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors, $8 for children, and free for museum members and children under 6 years.

Please note that the museum will not be open for regular tours. All admission is for the special event. 

2014 Mourning Tours flier

Posted at 2:07 pm by
Thursday, October 9, 2014

HSM partners with Amazon Local for Halloween Movie Night

The museum is trying out a new partnership with Amazon Local to offer a discount on our tickets prices for the Halloween Movie Night Saturday, October 18. We hope that this deal will bring many new faces to the museum for this fun evening event.

To purchase tickets using this two for one deal please use this link.

We look forward to seeing our supporters, members, and new friends at movie night.

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Museum Closed July 4th

Please note that the museum will not be open on Friday, July 4. We will however resume normal operating hours on July 5th and 6th. Thank you for understanding and have a happy and safe Fourth of July!

 

Posted at 1:31 pm by
Thursday, March 6, 2014

Vintage Fashion Show and Tea Tickets Now On Sale

The box office is now taking reservations for the Annual Vintage Fashion Show and Tea. This year’s title is “The Music of Fashion”. Join us for a great show followed by tea and treats, a special exhibit, and shopping in our vendor market. This event sells out every year so make your reservations now!

 Fashion Show 2014 Flier

Sponsorship and vendor opportunities are still available as well. Please contact Jessica at (323) 225-2700 ext. 224 for more information.

Download the flier here. FS flier 2014

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