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Brea Museum & Heritage Center

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A Hidden Jewel

If you want to know about Brea and the valley be sure to stop here. They are located at 425 South... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Jim K
Indio, California
Went for a neighborhood event. Lovely venue, full of history!

This is at City Hall Park and used to be the American Legion Hall, then for years was the Police... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

If you want to know about Brea and the valley be sure to stop here. They are located at 425 South Brea Blvd on the corner of Brea Blvd and Elm Street in the City Hall Park. The Docent was local knew a lot of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jim K
Reviewed May 24, 2018

This is at City Hall Park and used to be the American Legion Hall, then for years was the Police Department. It is SO full of history from 1911 when Brea was 'born' until now. Great photos, memorabilia, and a nice venue for a group...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

The display includes pictures of oil rigs that were an important part of the city's history. Also a baseball autographed by Babe Ruth who played a game in Brea.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank cran
Reviewed August 19, 2017

It’s hard to believe this little city is 100 years old. This museum is an ode to the great history of Brea.Open on Thursdays from 2:30 to 5:00, on Saturdays from 10:00 to 3:30. Free parking is located just behind the red tile roof building....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank India C
Reviewed April 25, 2015

I discovered this completely by chance and went inside after seeing “Museum” over the front door. It is really cool that a small city like Brea is so proud of its heritage and displays it so well. Aside from a few things (see below) there’s...More

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank Jim L
Reviewed June 16, 2014

The grounds are gorgeous! The history is interesting and well preserved. The wedding was very well done. Great location for weddings... beautiful!

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank Randi B
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