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THE BARN MUSEUM

Home to agricultural, ranch, and mercantile artifacts, vintage carriages and vehicles, including a 1923 LaFrance fire truck as well as a horse-drawn hook and ladder truck from the earliest days of the city.  Open noon to 3 p.m. on most Saturdays and 1 to 3 p.m. most Sundays.  Rain closes.  Free  127 Short St., Arroyo Grande, CA  489-8282

The "Barn" is the South County Historical Society's Museum Annex which houses a variety of antique vehicles and agricultural artifacts from the South County area.  It also houses vintage printing presses and other interesting exhibits.  

The  Barn is located just a few steps from the Santa Manuela Schoolhouse and immediately behind the Heritage House,  a historical home which is also a museum with an interesting collection of period clothing, photographs, kitchen items and more.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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