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Heritage Square

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This little part of a town better known for mediocre subdivisions is charming. Lovely architecture... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
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Very Scenic and Historic Square

What a surprising find in downtown Oxnard. A beautiful small village area, with turn of the... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Chris M
King City, Ontario, Canada
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Nestled in Historic Downtown Oxnard, California, this city block offers a unique, quaint scene combined with delightful gardens and fountains - an ideal setting for these original homes to be viewed and appreciated! Weekend guided tours available...more
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715 S a St, Oxnard, CA 93030-7178
+1 805-483-7960
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This little part of a town better known for mediocre subdivisions is charming. Lovely architecture. Nice shops. Summertime concerts too! Check it out.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank califcasl
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We went there on a nice sunny Monday and other than a quick walk through on the paths among the restored houses - which are nice to see - there was nothing going on - nothing open - nothing else to do.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank deejmw
Reviewed 25 June 2018

What a surprising find in downtown Oxnard. A beautiful small village area, with turn of the century original architecture. Make sure that you read all of the plaques in front of all of the structures. The square itself is gorgeous, and we had the good...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you enjoy beautiful late 19th and early 20th century architecture, Heritage Square in downtown Oxnard showcases some wonderful examples. We did a self-guided tour of the grounds and really enjoyed seeing the vintage homes and business from Oxnard's past. The buildings were moved to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MRO_13
Reviewed 10 February 2018

This is such a lovely place to visit, wine, dine, attend events or just relax and people-watch. The vintage structures are charming and the ambiance friendly and welcoming. I adore the old-fashioned costumes and the flash back to a kinder, gentler era. I love visiting...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kac Y
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Houses that are full of history. Tours available. Also restaurants and shops. A great place to visit with kids and it is beautifully decorated during the holidays.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank monicazyoung
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The City of Oxnard moved several of it's Historical homes to one location to form Heritage Square. This makes the perfect venue for concerts, Foodie events and the unique Steampunk Fedtival. On regular days Docents dress in period costume and give free tours of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We love the summer outdoor concerts held here each year. Good Jazz, Ztdeco, bluegrass music. We rent a table or two and invite friends everyone brings some food to share we dance and eat and a good time is had by all. We often visit...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gloria T
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I could walk around and look at these beautiful historic houses for hours. The photo ops are great and they have beautiful weddings here. The docents dress in period costumes and are sweet and knowledgeable. I also love the restaurant and bar. Definitely a hidden...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CoolGramof3
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went to a wedding in the old chapel. Very "Little House on the prairie" although a little musty. Worth going if something is happening there.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank animalcaretech
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