Heritage of the Americas Museum

Heritage of the Americas Museum

    12110 Cuyamaca College Drive W.
    El Cajon, CA 92019

  • PHONE:

    (619) 670-5194

  • HOURS:

    Tuesday through Friday
    10 AM - 4 PM

    12 PM - 4 PM

The Heritage of the Americas Museum, located on the campus of Cuyamaca College in Rancho San Diego, California, invites visitors of all ages to experience a journey through time. Five wings divide the building into areas of Natural History, Archaeology, Anthropology, Art, and Education.

The museum is an educational and cultural center featuring the prehistoric and historic art, culture, and natural history of the Americas. Artifacts and art serve as a documentation of life and civilization throughout the ages.In the words of the Museum's founder, Bernard Lueck, "To be lost and never found is to be nothing." Through the discovery of these antiquities, mankind is educated and inspired.