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Rancho Buena Vista Adobe

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Please note: admission, tours, and programs are temporarily suspended until further notice.


Location, Hours, and Tours 

Address: 640 Alta Vista Drive, Vista CA

Visit the historic Rancho Buena Vista Adobe, established in 1845. Tours available Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm (Please Note: Last tour starts at 12:45pm). The 45-minute tour includes a short video presentation. Cost is $3 for Vista residents or seniors, $4 for non-residents, $1 for students, and 50¢ for children. The La Tiendita Gift Shop is a fun stop for one-of-a-kind purchases. Don't forget to stop by the Art Gallery, featuring artwork from local artists.

» View the History of the Adobe
» View a Video of the History of the Adobe


  • Field Trip/Visitor Information: 760.639.6164
  • Gift Shop Phone: 760.941.7639
  • Rental Information: 760.643.5268


Wedding/Rental Information
Adobe Summer Camp
Volunteer or Donate
Adobe Days School Field Trips 
Spirits of the Adobe

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