Tevaaxa’nga (Te-vaah-ha-nga) to Today: Stories of the Tongva People is an exhibit celebrating the history and culture of the Tongva (Gabrielino), who were the first people to live on the land that would ultimately become Rancho Los Cerritos. Today the Tongva play an active role in the Southern California community, with over 2,500 Tongva people[…]
By Rancho Staff Long Beach, Visitor Information Sep 26, 2018
By Curatorial Intern Long Beach, Visitor Information Aug 16, 2018
During the 19th and early 20th centuries, a variety of objects were used to compliment the activities of reading and writing. The Art Nouveau movement of the late 19th century influenced the use of elegant feminine designs on certain implements. These essentials were richly ornamented and beautifully made with creative craftsmanship and unique designs. The[…]
Exhibit Opening: “Building a New California: The Lives and Labor of Chinese Immigrants from 1850-1930”
By Jennifer Rice Epstein Sep 22, 2017
Please join us for the opening of our fall exhibit, celebrating the Chinese immigrants who helped shape Southern California.