History of Watsonville and the Pajaro Valley

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 11 AM to 3 PM. | Plus: The 2nd Saturday of every month, 11 AM to 3 PM.

Discover the Fascinating History of Watsonville and Pajaro Valley!

If you're interested in the history of Watsonville and Pajaro Valley, you've come to the right place. Established in 1940, the Pajaro Valley Historical Association preserves, interprets and promotes the history of the diverse cultures that shaped California's Monterey Bay area. The Bockius-Orr House has been our headquarters since 1997, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Our Archive houses a historical treasure trove for the community. Plan your visit today and learn more about the history of Watsonville and Pajaro Valley.


Annual Meeting
& Luncheon

PVHA is 2018
"Organization of the Year"

Annual Old-Fashioned
Christmas Tea

Sunday, January 14, 2018
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


PVHA has been Honored as
the Organization of the Year by
Pajaro Valley Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture.


Join us Sunday, December 3rd, 1 - 4 p.m.
Everyone welcome | Donations Gratefully Accepted

Learn more about how you can become a member or volunteer to help out.

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