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Coronado Heights History

Coronado Heights has been an integral part of Coronado history for thousands of years.  

Coronado Heights, Summer 2014

Learn more about this intriguing dimension of Coronado Heritage:

  Field Guide to Coronado History: Top Secret Station: Codename 'ITEM"

  Field Guide to Coronado History: The Russians are Coming

  Naval Radio Receiving Facility History

 Guns of San Diego Presentation

  Sunken Submarine S-37 Presentation

Fort Emory Battery 134 casement for Gun No. 1 looking east, now enclosed to form an inside room.  Note Burster Slab above opening to protect gun from fall of shot. @ CHA August 2014

Fort Emory Battery 134, looking nortward standing atop Gun No. 2 casement toward Gun No. 1.  Point Loma in background.  @CHA August 2014

Fort Emory Battery 134 rear entrance to Gun No. 1.  Looking west.  Note size of cement casement for entire fortification.  @CHA August 2014

Coronado Heights 1954

Coronado Heights 1954

Inactive Wullenweber Array 2009

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


  • Two complimentary tickets to our Historic Walking Tour of Coronado
  • Invites to members-only events
  • ...and much more!
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