Until further notice the Museum and Archives is closed.
Capital Campaign: Landscape Project
Looking for a few good volunteers like these local movie folks
Volunteers are needed to serve as docents in the McKinney House Museum (once the virus settles down.) We also are seeking a current member with book keeping or accounting experience to serve as treasurer for the upcoming fiscal year. Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in being part of historic preservation.
Rediscover lost, but not forgotten, places and stories from La Mesa’s past such as this warmly remembered movie-theater–opened in 1948 near the corner of La Mesa Blvd and University Avenue.
From one-room Allison School (opened in 1895) to Grossmont (1920) and Helix (1951) High Schools, churches and other government agencies and civic organizations, La Mesa boasts a proud tradition. Re-live these shared institutions.
La Mesa’s architectural heritage features both commercial and residential structures such as this distinctive building located at Palm and La Mesa Blvd. Research historical buildings and houses at our archives