Rancho Buena Vista Adobe

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Visit the historic Rancho Buena Vista Adobe, established in 1845. Tours available Thursday & Friday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Please Note: Last tour starts at 2:15pm) and Saturdays 10:00am - 1:00pm (Please Note: Last tour starts at 12:15pm). 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.

Note: Temporary Adobe hours as of November 1 are: Thursday, Friday, Saturday 11 am - 2:30 pm.

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


Directions to the Adobe & Contact

The Rancho Buena Vista Adobe is located at 640 Alta Vista Drive in Vista.

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


Adobe Information


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