Olivas Adobe

  1. COVID-19 Update

    Based on recommendations from the State, local health officials, and the CDC, all City sponsored programs, classes, events, rentals, permits, and tours have been cancelled until further notice. For up-to-date information on our City parks and beaches, please visit our COVID-19 City Parks, beaches & Facilities webpage.

    We look forward to "recreating" with you in the future. In the meantime, take care and stay safe!

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Olivas Adobe Historical Park

Ventura County's only remaining Monterey-style adobe home from the Rancho era - California Historical Landmark No. 115 that was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979 - celebrates Ventura’s Rancho and Latino heritage through weekend tours, seasonal school educational outreach programs and year round special events. 

Experience the expansive adobe home and courtyard built between 1847-49 by wealthy Don Raymundo Olivas on his 4,700-acre Rancho San Miguel.
    Olivas Adobe Self Guiding Brochure cover
    Take a guided tour
    Purchase a $2 self-guiding tour booklet at the gift shop
    -read about the historical grounds and interior Olivas Adobe house along with a map and photos.

    Olivas map

    Facility Rental Information 

    The Olivas Adobe is available for weddings, family reunions and other special events.   

      Olivas Adobe Rental Brochure (pdf)

    For a rental application or more information contact Gina Reyes at 805-658-4728, or greyes@cityofventura.ca.gov.

    Información en Español de Alquiler de Instalaciones

    El Olivas Adobe está disponible para bodas, reuniones familiares y otros eventos especiales.

    Para una solicitud de alquiler o más información, comuníquese con Gina Reyes al 805-658-4728, greyes@cityofventura.ca.gov.


    Olivas Adobe
    Music Under the Stars

    Series runs from July to early September.

    See web page for information www.cityofventura.ca.gov/mus