Out and About in North County (San Diego)

There are numerous historical sites and museums to see in northern San Diego County.

The organizations on this map all belong to the

Council Interpreting North County History (CINCH)

Click to go to Map!


Click on image above to go to the interactive map. To best use the interactive map, zoom in to the area you are interested in visiting and click on the “pin” next to the name of the organization you would like to visit. A pop-up box will give you the name, address and website to check for further information about that site.

Things to do around Escondido and San Pasqual Valley –




The Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead and San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park are on the above map.



the California Center for the Arts, Escondido

the San Diego Zoo Safari Park           


Queen Califia’s Magical Circle, created by the late world-acclaimed artist Niki de Saint Phalle



the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum 


Daley Ranch, a wilderness preserve with extensive hiking, biking and equestrian trails


The Ranch at Bandy Canyon also has equestrian trails



There are numerous wineries in the area.

Map of Wineries




Hotel Accommodations

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