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Bruce Sandifer showing
some roping techniques

Checking out the cowboy saddles


Join us for a Unique Summer Camp Experience at the Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum

Featuring Western Themed Activities

Riding our ponies

Check out our baskets

Design your own brand, braid a lariat, learn to weave a basket, sing cowboy songs, cook lunch over a dutch oven just like out on the range, ride in a real stagecoach and much, much more! Lots of outdoor fresh air and fun!

Have a Blast this Summer!

  Facility Rental
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  If the Shoe Fits
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  Borrowed Borein
  Mourning Glory
  The West on Wood
  Dressed to Impress
  Willy Chamberlin Tribute
  Samurai Warrior
    Horsemen of Japan
  Golden Age of California
    Women's City Fashions
  Rolling Through the West
  Shining through the
  Uncorked: The Evolution
    of Wine in the SY Valley
  Kimono: Traditions,
    Pattern and Symbolism

  Quilts of Family School
  SYVCH Pictorial History
  Walking Through History
  Hats on Parade
  Women's Fashions in the
    Baby Boomer Era
  Valley Views/Layers
  A Baby Boomer Christmas
  From Painted Caves to
    Mission Arches
  Vintage Wedding Dresses
  Ronald Reagan
  Quilting Thru the Ages
  Down on the Farm
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  Volunteer Opportunities

Cooking up lunch in a Dutch oven

Happy camper with pony

Three week-long sessions for your lil’ wranglers!

Session I June 26 - 30 9 am – 1 pm (7 – 11 yr olds)  
Session II July 10 - 14 9 am – 1 pm (7 – 11 yr olds)  
Session III July 17 - 21 9 am – 1 pm (7 – 11 yr olds)  

Member price per child per session is $165.
Nonmember price per child per session is $200 (includes a family membership).

Register now by calling the Museum (805) 688-7889 or on-line.

Wild West Camp - 7 11 yr olds
Wild West Camp - 711 yr olds

Stagecoach fun!

Learning about horses

Making butter to go
on cowboy cornbread