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Heritage Hill Historic Park

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Very informative

Larry gave us a very nice and informative, free tour of the grounds and 4 buildings. We were so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
janice p
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Hidden Gem!

Heritage Hill is very hard to find. I actually came across it on accident while driving through the... read more

Reviewed March 28, 2018
Mission Viejo, California
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25151 Serrano Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630-2534
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Larry gave us a very nice and informative, free tour of the grounds and 4 buildings. We were so surprised to find the park full of history smack dab in the middle of all of the hustle and bustle of Orange County. The schoolhouse is...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2018

Heritage Hill is very hard to find. I actually came across it on accident while driving through the shopping center it is located by. It is in the shopping center off of Lake Forest and Trabuco with Ralphs and Ace Hardeware. It is in the...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Always love the Candlelight Walk at Heritage Hill. Very festive and love the many performers such as the Flamenco dancers, guitarist, carolers, and many more!

Thank Tera J
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Nestled in eucalyptus trees surrounding Serrano Park are a collections of historic buildings of 1800’s including a church,school, and an Adobe house. There is also a small museum showing the life of native Americans who lived in the area. Docent led tours are available. Picnic...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

I've visited here several times. It's a great place to take out-of-town visitors to let them see some of the history of El Toro (now sadly renamed Lake Forest). There's an old adobe which is on its original site and there are another 3 buildings...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

we had such a fantastic time taking the tour led by the wonderful docent. The history is fascinating and the houses and buildings are genuinely Incredible. What Rich history there is!

Thank Christy S
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

As a first time visitor we were impressed with all the historical buildings decorated with lights and the luminaires along the paths. They have the best and kindest looking Santa and Mrs. Claus that does crafts with the munchkins. Dickens Carolers, puppet show, chestnuts roasting...More

Thank KarenK518
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Interesting historical place in my neighborhood somewhat hidden from street view but worth the visit at least once.

Thank Whimsicalartist
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We really enjoyed touring this site. The historic structures were the adobe which is on its original site, an old home, an old school and an old church. We listened to the audio available at each site. The audio, and structures were very entertaining and...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

we went here this morning, and i was speechless with the history content of the place. the fact that they kinda moved the 3 historic buildings from other areas gave additional amazement to this heritage site. i would recomment you to come to the free...More

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