The Glendale Historical Society's popular
Taste of Spain reception will be held on Saturday, April 12, from 4:00-6:00 pm in a lovely 1930 Monterey Colonial Revival home with a beautiful terraced garden.

This members-only event will feature tapas, sangria, and Spanish wine. Admission is $25. (Individual, Student, and Senior members may each purchase one ticket. All others may purchase two tickets.)

Purchase your tickets here:

Taste of Spain 2014

This is a great opportunity to introduce
your friends and neighbors to the Society!
New members who join between now and April 5 will be admitted free of charge.

As a special offer for members, if you upgrade your own membership to Tropico Supporter (or higher) level between now and April 5, you will receive two free tickets.

New and upgraded memberships can be purchased by clicking here.
To RSVP or for more information, contact events@glendalehistorical.org or call
818-242-7447 by April 5.









Every Sunday
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Docent Led Tours
The Doctors House Museum


The Doctors House Museum
Brand Park
1601 W. Mountain, Glendale, 91201
Enter at Western and Mountain


Tours run


Visit the Doctors House Museum

webpage for details, closures,

and other information.







A sample of some of The Glendale Historical Society's Past Events

Walking Tour of the Rossmoyne Historic District (2012)

Beneath the Veil: Victorian Mourning Customs at the Doctors House Museum (2012)

Annual Home Tour 2012: Glendale's Golden Age: Homes of the 1920s and 1930s

(Shattering the Myths of Window Replacement - a Workshop (2012)

Annual Home Tour 2011: Glendale Gems: Historic Homes of the Jewel City

Workshop: Window Maintenance and Restoration (2011)

Ride the Red Car - visual presentation (2011)

A Taste of Spain (2011)

Tour: Adobe To Atomic: Glendale's Ranch Heritage (2010)
View pictures from this event on the TGHS Flickr Page

Finding Chaplin, Keaton, and Lloyd in Glendale
Three Silent Screen Legends in Glendale (2010)

History Ride of Glendale's Historic Parks with the LA County Bicycle Coaltion
and City of Glendale (2011 and 2010)

Tour: Glendale Then and Now-Two Iconic Buildings from Opposite Ends
of the 20th Century (2010)

Tour: Cedar Heritage Garden, Glendale's newest historic park
A special event for TGHS members (2010)

History Ride of Glendale's Historic Neighborhoods with the LA County Bicycle Coaltion and City of Glendale (2010)

Members' Holiday Party at Goode House (2009)
View pictures of this event on TGHS Flickr page

Annual Home Tour: At Home in Glendale's Historic Districts (2009)

The Glendale Historical Society's 30th Anniversary and Annual Meeting (2009)
View pictures of this event on Jeri Anderson's Flickr page

Crime Wave screening. 1950s Noir Classic filmed in Glendale.
View screen captures from "Crime Wave" at Tropico Station blogspot.

View pictures from this event on Jeri Anderson's Flickr page
View pictures from this event on Amy DeSouza's Flickr page

Glendale History Walk co-sponsored with the LA County Bicycle Coalition and
City of Glendale Parks and Recreation
View pictures from this event on Graeme Whifler's Flickr page

A Taste of Old California at Glendale's Historic Casa Verdugo Restaurant
View pictures from this event on TGHS Flickr page

Walking Tour of the Cottage Grove Historic District

How to Get Your Property Listed on the Glendale Register (Jay Platt and Tim Gregory)
A workshop at historic Wellman House (2009)

Glendale History Ride (Sponsored by the LA County Bicycle Coalition), 2009
View pictures from this event on Scott Lowe's Flickr page

Annual Home Tour 2008: Modestly Modern Glendale

Annual Home Tour 2007: The Royal Boulevard Historic District

Tour: Glendale Gardens
(special event to benefit Glendale Adventist Cancer Fitness Program), 2008

Uncovering Leslie Brand's Secret Life - Presentation by Cecilia Rassmussen

Remembering the 1918 Influenza Epidemic - Doctors House Exhibit

Edward Weston, Tropico Beginnings -2007

Panel Workshop: "The Real Skinny On Historic Districts" (2007)

Mid-20th Century Art Glass (Laura Friedman, owner of www.planetglass.net)

Visual Presentation: The Leisure Architecture of Wayne McAllister (Chris Nichols)

Centennial Home Tour (2 days, Mayor's Commendation), 2006

Annual Home Tour 2004: Vintage Homes

Antiques Appraisal Fair (2006)

Nell Shipman Exhibit at The Doctors House Museum

Tour: Your Government in Glendale (with the Los Angeles Conservancy Modern Committee), 2000 & 2002

Film by Jeff Blyth: Glendale Unified School District: 125 years

Tour: The Verdugo Adobe (2003)

Annual Candlelight Tours of the Doctors House - ongoing

Two Armenian Sisters and Their Dowries at The Doctors House Museum

Tour: A Trip to Tropico

Tour: The Brand Park District

Tour: From Stone Castles to Cottages