• 619.435.7242
  • 1100 Orange Avenue, Coronado CA 92118


Our collection and library are available Monday through Wednesday from 1 pm to 3 pm to researchers with an appointment only. Subject matter of material in the library includes:

  • Aviation
  • Naval Aviation
  • Navy
  • Navy SEALs
  • Military
  • Biographies (people connected with Coronado)
  • Arts & Architecture
  • California History
  • San Diego History
  • Coronado History

Research on Historic Homes

The Coronado Historical Association has building permits for most Coronado houses and structures up until the 1980s. CHA may also have photos or other archival material relating to a house. To research a Coronado home, please make an appointment.

Research Appointments

Research appointments are available Monday through Wednesday, between 1 pm and 3 pm. To make an appointment, please contact Vickie Stone at vstone@coronadohistory.org or call (619) 435-7242, ext. 101.

Become a member

We preserve and share Coronado's unique and wonderful history with intriguing exhibits and innovative programs for all ages.


  • Free admission to the Museum of History & Art
  • Two complimentary tickets to our Historic Walking Tour of Coronado
  • Invites to members-only events
  • ...and much more!
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