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San Joaquin Historic Museum, Haggin Museum are cool summertime destinations!

The Holt Side-hill Harvester M30 sold for $3000 in 1928!

Cool destinations to beat summer heat and learn about our past… San Joaquin Historic Museum, Haggin Museum With the balance of summer flying by, let’s go for a couple local “cool destinations”, which each offer cool temperature-controlled environments and places that most kids or grandkids rate as “cool”, once they get involved. Our family favorites [...]

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Agricultural heritage and agri-tourism in San Joaquin County

1915 Indiana tractor is typical of those used in the fields in the first 20 years of the 20th Century; 30 more can be found in the Museum's Tractor Building!

San Joaquin Historical Museum, wine country, Ag Center offer insight and fun for all ages… San Joaquin County is consistently ranked in the top 10 counties in the United States for the value of its agricultural production – positioning our county as one of the top-most producers in the world. Living in the center of [...]

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