Goleta Valley Historical Society invites you to experience a historic ranch preserved for our community.

Experience The Ranch

Sunset walk

Visitor Information:

Open 1:00 – 4:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays (and by appointment)
Guided tours of the Stow House begin at 2:00 and 3:00 pm.
Stow House is closed during the month of January.
Suggested Admission: $5/ Adults.
Children under 12 are complimentary,

Visitors can experience historic Rancho La Patera by walking through the gardens, taking a guided tour of the Stow House, exploring the Visitor Interpretive Center, and by hands-on exhibits in the History Education Center.  Please begin your museum experience by stopping by the Visitor Interpretive Center & Museum Store. We welcome group tours, commercial tours, community groups, youth groups, and school classes. Our parking lot is accessible to tour buses and RVs.

To arrange a group tour call (805) 681-7216 or contact info@goletahistory.org Office Hours: Tuesdays, 1-4pm DSC_0083HECWeb