* * Special Members-only Event * *

Rare opportunity to learn about the California Southern Railroad’s route through the Temecula Gorge at the Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve site overlooking the original railroad route.  This location is not generally open to the public.

Get more information and reserve a seat to this special event here.


Membership directly supports the mission and initiatives of the Fallbrook Historical Society including:


  • Maintenance of FHS primary assets, The Heritage Center and The Reche Schoolhouse
  • Operation of the FHS Heritage Center and Museum
  • Museum upgrade
  • Availability of FHS sponsored special events
  • Enabling special initiatives such as:
– Digitizing more than 100 years of local newspapers
– Reconstruction of the Hindorff Adobe
– Restoration projects such as the 19th century Brougham Carriage
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Membership dues are fully tax-deductible.

The Fallbrook Historical Society is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) Corporation.

Docents wanted

Become a docent, learn more about the history of Fallbrook, and share your knowledge with guests and other Historical Society Members.  Drop by The Heritage Center, Email or call for more information. Docent Program

FHS Mission Statement:

The Fallbrook Historical Society, a membership-based, non-profit organization, is dedicated to the discovery, collection, preservation, and display of materials, objects, and artifacts, which depict the rich heritage of the greater Fallbrook area.  As an educational and cultural institution, we enthusiastically share our growing collections and archives with members, visitors, and the entire community.  Our goal is to bring people together to share the richness of our past and enable them to experience first-hand the process of history and its connection to the present.