Location and Hours

Pioneer Room

Pioneer Room

247 South Kalmia St.
Escondido, CA  92025

 

Tuesday:
2:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday–Thursday:
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. (Walk-in)
3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. (Appointment)

 

Friday-Monday:
CLOSED


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Pioneer Room Desk

Have a question?

Call: 760-839-4315

Local History Archive

The Pioneer Room was established in 1992 with a bequest from historian Frances Beven Ryan. It houses the Library's collection of local Escondido history and genealogy research materials.

Clipping Files

Did you know that you can search for articles from local newspapers and magazines by topic for? The Pioneer Room's Clipping Files can help you easily research your topic across decades. Get started by viewing the topic guide, then visit the Pioneer Room to view the files. View the guide here: Clipping Files Guide

Archival Collections

Archival Collections

Explore the Pioneer Room's archival and digital collections.

Genealogy Resources

Genealogy Resources

Search for information on family members.

Property Resources

Property Resources

Discover the history of your home or property.

Other Reference Materials

Other Reference Materials

Other reference materials include maps, telephone directories, and newspapers.

   

 

Research Requests

You may contact our staff to request a newspaper and archive search.

 

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