Vision Statement

It is the vision of the Soledad Historical Society to preserve and share the history and heritage of Soledad with future generation through the development of a local museum and through presentations and displays in our community.  
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Current Display: The History of Agriculture in the Salinas Valley
  • This exhibit may be viewed weekly during the Thursday Farmers' Market from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM from Thursday, June 7, 2018 through October 11, 2018.
  • The exhibit may also be viewed on the 
    First Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM beginning on July 7, 2018. The last Saturday viewing is on October 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM.
  • This exhibit ends on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 7:30 PM.
Museum Hours
  • Museum will be open the 
    First Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM beginning on April 7, 2018 through October 6, 2018. 
  • Weekly during the Thursday Farmers' Market from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM beginning on Thursday, April 5, 2018 through October 11, 2018
Next Exhibit: The Korean and Vietnam Wars
  • Opens Spring 2019.  The exact opening date has not been determined at this time.
  • If anyone has anything to donate or loan to the museum for this exhibit, please contact Graig Stephens at 831-678-3504 or send an e-mail to info@soledadhistory.org
Soledad Certified Farmers' Market
  • The Soledad Historical Society sponsors the Soledad Certified Farmers' Market.
  • The Society receives from each vendor an application fee and a weekly booth fee that helps to support the Society.
  • Farmers' Market Hours: Thursdays from April 5, 2018 to October 11, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • The Farmers' Market is located on Soledad Street in front of the museum (137 Soledad St. Soledad, CA).
  • If you are a vendor and would like to have a both at the Farmers' Market, contact Flora Ripley at 831-674-2849.
 Membership
Membership in the Society is open to all who have an interest in preserving the history of Soledad and the surrounding area.  The dues are $10 per year.  For more information, click here or on the Membership Tab above.

Contacting the Society

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Soledad Historical Society
PO Box 593
Soledad, CA 93960

Museum
International Harvester (IH) Building
137 Soledad Street
Soledad, CA 93960

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