Juana Briones was a 19th century woman who overcame personal, economic, and political struggles to become a successful entrepreneur, healer, advocate, and landowner, purchasing a ranch in what became parts of Palo Alto and Los Altos Hills.
October 18, 2018 through March 31, 2019
Los Altos History Museum, Main Gallery.
The Museum is free to the public, and open Thursdays-Sundays, noon to 4:00pm.
The Los Altos History Museum invites visitors to connect with her remarkable story in its groundbreaking bi-lingual exhibition “Inspired by Juana: La Doña de la Frontera,” running October 18th, 2018, through March 31, 2019.
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