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The Redlands Area Historical Society October 22nd meeting at the Contemporary Club House at 7:00 p.m. will feature John Howard Weeks discussing “The Healthiest People on Earth.” Weeks is a retired longtime columnist for the San Bernardino Sun newspaper.   He has authored books on the Inland...

Our new president, Steve Spiller will be the program speaker for the Monday, September 24, 2018 program. Steve prepared a paper for the Fortnightly Club which documents the story of Historic Preservation in Redlands throughout the City's history. Steve chronicles how instrument the Historical Society...

A smartphone app called RAHS Explorer is now available which provides information on all of the buildings that have received Heritage Awards. The app is available for free on either Google Playstore or Apple App store. The app will allow you to find awarded buildings,...

To celebrate National Historic Preservation week the Redlands Area Historical Society will host a walking tour of the Santa Fe Depot Historic District on Saturday, May 19th beginning at 9:00 a.m.  Tom Atchley, vice-president of the Historical Society will lead the tour. The depot is...

The month of May is National Historic Preservation month. The Redlands Area Historical Society and the Redlands Conservancy will be sponsoring a series of events to highlight Redlands' historic structures from May 14-27, 2018. The theme for this year's fortnight is "Down to the Station"...

Brett Waterman’s quest to restore homes in the Redlands area for the DIY Network television program “Restored” is the topic for the April 23 Redlands Area Historical Society program at 7:00 p.m. in the Redlands Contemporary Club House at 173 S. Eureka Street. Waterman graduated from...

On Saturday April 21 at 9:00 a.m., Tom Atchley will lead the Parkwood, Smiley Park and Redlands Bowl walking tour.  The tour will cost $10 for Historical Society members and $15 for non-members.   The tour will begin at West Olive and Parkwood and end at...

Download a free copy of the newly developed RAHS Explorer app that shows the location and histories of over 350 Heritage Award Homes in Redlands. The app can be searched by address, date of building, architectural style, builder, and architect. The apps are a product...