Knox House Museum

If you want to learn about the people who tried to discover gold in the late 1800s, visit the Knox House Museum. The Museum was the hotel where travelers stayed on their way from San Diego to Julian,where gold was discovered!

Price:

  • Free

Hours:
Saturday: 11am-2pm
Closed 5th Saturday of the Month

Store:
No

Café:
No

Website:
www.elcajonhistory.org

Phone:
1-619-444-3800

Address:
280 North Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon CA 92020


Detailed Description:

Built in 1876, the Knox House Museum was the first commercial building in El Cajon. It was built as a hotel to serve the many travelers who went between San Diego and Julian (where gold was discovered in 1870). The Museum shows old photographs, antique furniture and other artifacts in the historic house.

 


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*Hours, prices, etc all subject to change. Check the location’s website to confirm.