Pio Pico State Historical Park

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Upcoming Events:



April 11 & 12 and 18 & 19, 2015 (Saturday & Sunday)

PIO PICO'S HISTORIC ADOBE WILL BE CLOSED FOR FUMIGATION

Park, Gardens and Picnic Area will be open regular hours during this time.
Saturday and Sunday
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

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May 2, 2015 (Saturday)

PIO PICO'S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Pio Pico State Historic Park
6003 Pioneer Boulevard
Whittier, California
(562) 695-1217

FREE ADMISSION

  • Come Meet Friends of Pio Pico Board Members, State Park Staff and State Park Volunteers
  • Come Celebrate Pio Pico's 214th Birthday (born May 5, 1801)
  • Meet Pio Pico in person - portrayed by actor Roberto Garza
  • Learn More about California's History
  • Enjoy Refreshments and Birthday Cake
  • Learn about Upcoming Events and Opportunities to help Rescue Pio Pico State Historic Park
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June 13, 2015 (Saturday)

FIESTA de PIO PICO: A CELEBRATION
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pio Pico State Historic Park
6003 Pioneer Boulevard
Whittier, California
(562) 695-1217

FREE ADMISSION

  • Live Entertainment (Music, Performers, Dancers)
  • Historical Reenactors
  • Costumed Docents
  • Pio Pico - portrayed by Roberto Garza
  • Blacksmith Demonstration
  • Candle and Rope Making
  • Panning for Gold
  • Adobe Brick Making
  • Archaeology Sandbox
  • Bread Making Demonstration
  • Children's Arts and Crafts
  • Old-Fashioned Victorian Games
  • Tours of Pio Pico's Historic Adobe Home
  • Community Booths
  • Food and Drink
  • Picnic Area
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Make a Donation to Help Save Pio Pico State Historic Park

Donations can be made via PayPal or with a credit card using the DONATE button below. Or Click Here to download a donation form that you can fax, email or mail. Donations can be sent to Friends of Pio Pico - P.O. Box 5798 Whittier, CA 90607.



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El Ranchito Store
Featuring commemorative Pio Pico merchandise
and signed and unsigned copies of the NEW book by Carlos Manuel Salomon, PhD
Pio Pico: Last Governor of Mexican California.

Pio Pico Book by Salomon


Pio Pico State Historic Park is the site of "El Ranchito," the beloved rancho and adobe home
of Pio Pico, the last Governor of California under Mexican Rule.

Pio Pico
Family Man, Politician and Businessman

"El Ranchito"
As It Looked During the 1880s
Supporting Cultural and Educational Programs at
Pio Pico State Historic Park

"El Ranchito" Present Day View From the Front Gate

Pio Pico State Historic Park
6003 Pioneer Blvd., Whittier, CA 90606
(562) 695-1217
Please note that our phone lines are sometimes down.
You can always email us at info@piopico.org.


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Park Hours
Limited Park Hours:
Saturday and Sunday
9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Historic Adobe Hours
Adobe is open limited hours:
Saturday and Sunday - Open 10 AM - 3:30 PM
School Tours - Thursday and Friday, by Appointment Only

Tour Information and Hours

News:
Pio Pico State Historic Park
featured on "California's Golden Parks"
with Huell Howser

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