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Heritage Hill Historic Park

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A surprise of historical history and culture so close to home

When you enter its like stepping back in time. This is a well maintained park atmosphere that... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2015
Mission Viejo, California

Enjoy the history and the fun things they do there. They have different events and family things as... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2015
Lake Forest, California
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Reviewed October 27, 2015

When you enter its like stepping back in time. This is a well maintained park atmosphere that includes many historical buildings and farming equipment. Each building or piece has a place card that gives relevant information and social application. This park incorporates different levels and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank oc_lauri
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Enjoy the history and the fun things they do there. They have different events and family things as well.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank shadowwalker6
Reviewed September 29, 2015

The Heritage Hills Historical Park in Lake Forest is a great place to get an introduction into the are once known as El Toro. The park is open daily. Tuesday thru Sunday, 9 AM- 5 PM. There is a docent tour at 2 PM daily...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank lovetotravel92630
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Everyone who lives in our local Saddleback Valley should go to Heritage Hill Historic Park at least once. All third-grade teachers should bring their classes on a field trip for their county curriculum. The park has wonderful celebrations in May, October and December. Kids and...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank 2ndHoneymoonForUs
Reviewed August 6, 2015

Fun place to celebrate Christmas cheer. I went to a wedding there. It was different and fun. I also painted a lovely watercolor painting.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank joann1948
Reviewed July 8, 2015

This park is the best kept secret in south Orange County. We had a city docent give us a personal tour of the one room school house and original church right off Serrano and Trabucco Road in Lake Forest . The cost. FREE.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank larrygilbert
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Our son was recently married in the 1800s church on the property. The reception was held "concert in the park" style near another historic building. Beautiful and unique location for a smaller size wedding.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank KaleesiE
Reviewed February 3, 2015

A group of friends and I visited the Heritage Hill Historic Park on a beautiful Southern California Winter Day. The park is well maintained and the buildings are historically representative. We took a tour guided by one of the docents. It was very informative and...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Reviewed January 5, 2015

I took my 8 year old on a docent tour here this past summer. It was very interesting for us to see how people lived when they first arrived to the area. The docent was very informative. We got to see a school house, church,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank CAtoTXFamOf4
Reviewed December 23, 2014

We went for the Christmas celebration but learned so much about the history of the area. This group of historical buildings are very interesting and beautiful. Great for family outings.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank MrsK45963
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