Events

February 25 Program: Redlands Treasures Roadshow Our program for February will be a show and tell for members and guests to share their heirlooms, photos, trinkets, postcards, maps, collectables, signs, books, letters and treasures from Redlands past. The meeting will be held in the Contemporary Clubhouse...

The Redlands Area Historical Society was organized in 1972 and incorporated in 1974.  We have had nineteen presidents during the time period to 2019.   The Historical Society has changed over the years but has remained true to educating Redlanders on the history of their community. We...

The second half of the Fourth Street Walking Tour will take place January 12 at 10:00 a.m beginning on the corner of Fourth St. and West Fern Avenue.  The Redlands Area Historical Society tour is led by Tom Atchley.   Historical Society members fee is $10...

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...

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...