Designing America

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S. October 20 – April 2, 2017 Set amidst the beautiful Spanish architecture of … READ MORE

Gledhill Library

Gledhill Library Visit The Gledhill Library reopens on May 6th by appointment.   Researchers are encouraged to contact archivist@sbhistorical.org for assistance. … READ MORE

Collection Overview

In 1932, the Santa Barbara Historical Museum was founded by civic leaders and members of the community intent on preserving … READ MORE

De la Guerra Family

Spanish native Don José de la Guerra y Noriega (1779-1858) was the founding patriarch of the family in this country. … READ MORE