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Reagan Ranch Center

217 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3833
+1 805-957-1980
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enjoy a little bit of history walking through this center. comfortable seating in the lobby for... read more

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Michelle C
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Reagan Ranch centere is meant to provide information about Ronald Reagan and his ranch. You can... read more

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The Reagan Ranch Center in downtown Santa Barbara, California is open to the general public for tours and visitation Monday through Thursday from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. These galleries feature original Reagan Ranch artifacts matched with state-of-the-art, interactive, multimedia exhibits that highlight the history of Ronald Reagan’s quarter-century at Rancho del Cielo and the accomplishments of his presidency.Over six hours of dynamic multimedia exhibits provide access to exclusive speeches, interviews, radio addresses, and original video presentations. The centerpiece of the gallery is a 28-foot-long interactive “timeline” that gives users the ability to explore the “Western White House” during the 1980s.
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217 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3833
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Reviewed yesterday

enjoy a little bit of history walking through this center. comfortable seating in the lobby for small kids to sit and relax if needed. A little disappointing that I heard the host offering others free DVD's upon leaving but did not offer to us :-(

Thank Michelle C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reagan Ranch centere is meant to provide information about Ronald Reagan and his ranch. You can watch 30 mins film and will find it very interesting. Can go there along with friends and family

Thank udaym2016
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Whatever your politics, this is an excellent resource for information about Ronald Reagan and his beloved ranch. Lots of information and memorabilia. The docents are friendly and knowledgeable. They inform about the Young Americans Foundation that now possess the Rancho del Cielo, but if you'd...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

This place was spectacular. A hidden jewel!! Brings back memories of class and dignity in the White House during the early 80s

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This Center sponsors top rate speakers & authors and provides very interesting political education. afternoon

Thank Tamar H
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The center’s exhibit features Reagan Ranch’s artifacts, related videos/audios and photos. We had a docent to ourselves and he went through all the exhibits with us and later gave us to time to revisit the exhibits at our own pace. I believe we spent 1...More

1  Thank SWMDL60
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Went as a group, and arrived 15 minutes before opening. Even though the sign on the door said open, when we entered to use the rest room after our long drive there, we were scolded by one of the hosts and told to leave. Sadly,...More

5  Thank jemwhitman
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Set aside two hours to experience a memorable walk through history with one of the greatest leaders of the Twentieth Century! Don’t miss out on the opportunity, while visiting Santa Barbara, to get to know and understand his local contribution to this community. Be sure...More

Thank JCBROWNFL
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Thanks to Amy for her personal attention and sharing this amazing collection of Reagan memorabilia. The photos and stories really make this a wonderful exhibit.

Thank A B
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We came upon this center as we were walking by and as my husband is very interested in all things Presidential and we had visited the President Reagan Library in LA the previous day we went inside not sure if it was open to the...More

1  Thank Bob-a-JobSussex
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1 September 2015|
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Response from Lucia G | Reviewed this property |
Hours:Mon.-Thurs. 11-4. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Call 888-872-1776 to confirm
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Rick G
12 June 2015|
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There is a ten dollar donation suggested.
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Deborah P
23 April 2015|
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Response from Lucia G | Reviewed this property |
The Reagan Ranch Center is open Monday - Thursday at 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.
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