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About the Foundation

The Hemet Heritage Foundation exists as a local organization whose primary focus is the San Jacinto Valley, its rich history and its broad inventory of buildings, homes, scenic attractions, its Museum exhibits and other points of interest.  The Hemet Heritage Foundation owns and operates the Santa Fe Depot property and the Hemet Museum.

The membership of this non-profit organization is dedicated to the mission of preserving and protecting our area's past so as to imbue in both young and old alike, continued appreciation and reverence for this unique and remarkable place.




  • Don Miller,  President & Facilities Manager 

  • Rob Linquist, Past President

  • Darlene Ramirez, Vice President - Museum Office Manager, Corresponding Secretary, Membership Director,                                       School Tour Scheduler, Facebook  

  • Diane Boss - Vice President - Special Projects, Events & Communications (Website, Facebook, Email)

  • Susan Weeks -Treasurer

  • Anne Jennings - Lead Docent 

  • Brian Christie - Recording Secretary


Board of Directors

  • Sandy Kasper - Director of School Tours 

  • Mimi Milholland

  • Bill Marsh

  • Rosemary Sears

  • Bob Chaparro 

Advisory Members

  • Linda Krupa – City of Hemet Liaison 

Museum Hours:  11 am to 3 pm, Friday to Sunday

                        Museum is located at

         100 W. Florida Avenue Hemet, CA 92543

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