WELCOME

 

The Benicia Historical society began in 1973.  The purpose of the society is to bring together people interested in the history of Benicia and California.  The society works to preserve the history and heritage of our city for future generations.  Our goal is to enhance historic Benicia through education, communication and community involvement.

 

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Member Meeting/Presentation
April 21, 2016

 

GEOLOGICAL HISTORY OF THE CARQUINEZ STRAIT

By: Dr. Steven Skinner

MORE INFO!

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Vintage Home & Garden Tour

Saturday, May 7, 2016 — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

        Take a peek at seven Benicia showplaces – homes, gardens and a commercial site that began its life as a saloon!

Tickets go on sale April 1 at $25 in advance and $30 the day of the tour. Get your tickets to see:

* A charming cottage and garden near the school district office

* A fully restored Italianate that will be on the tour for the first time

* A beautifully restored commercial site that began life as a saloon
            … and more!

Tickets will be available:

In downtown Benicia:

Benicia Main Street
Bookshop Benicia
Benicia Chamber of Commerce
Camellia Tea Room

Southampton shopping center in Benicia:
 Steve’s Hallmark

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BUY YOUR TICKET RIGHT NOW:

 Pick up your ticket the day of the tour at:

Old Corner Supply Store

602 West “K” St.

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Proceeds benefit the restoration of the Von Pfister General Store

​FLYER!

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Memorial Day Ceremony
May 30, 2016

 

​MORE INFO COMING!

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    ABOUT US

    The Benicia Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1973.


    P.O. Box 2393
    Benicia, CA 94510

    www.BeniciaHistoricalSociety.org
    EMAIL:
    info@BeniciaHistoricalSociety.org

    BHS BOARD

    PRESIDENT
    Bonnie Silveria
    VICE-PRESIDENT
    Jerry Hayes
    RECORDING SECRETARY
    Jerry Hayes
    CORRESPONDING SECRETARY
    Yolanda Wallace
    HISTORIAN
    Greg Tilles
    TREASURER
    Kathy Griffin
    DIRECTORS
    Alex Clarke
    Sue Hayes
    David Hyde
    Larry J. Miller
    Belinda Smith
    Wallace Stephens
    PAST PRESIDENT
    Kerry K. Carney, DDS