About Pearl Chase Society
The Pearl Chase Society is an all volunteer, not-for-profit conservancy dedicated to preserving Santa Barbara’s historic architecture, landscapes and cultural heritage.
The Pearl Chase Society Mission
The Pearl Chase Society is committed to the protection of our country’s developmental history and cultural values as reflected in its art, architecture, celebrations and history.
Historic Homes Tour
Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2016 Pearl Chase Society Historic Homes Tour a wonderful success! 700+ visitors experienced “From Moody to Manse” at the annual tour.
Become a member of the Pearl Chase Society and help preserve Santa Barbara’s historic architecture, landscapes and cultural heritage.
As a member you will receive our monthly newsletter, The Capital. You will also be invited to attend annual meetings of the Society notified of special field trips, tours and lectures. Most important, membership in the Pearl Chase Society supports our crucial ongoing efforts to protect the irreplaceable historic resources of the Santa Barbara area.
The Pearl Chase Society invites the Santa Barbara community to celebrate Kellam de Forest’s 90th birthday at Arnoldi’s on Saturday, November 12. The dinner event, which starts at 5 pm, will also be a fundraiser to help preserve the historic materials of his father Lockwood de Forest. Only a limited number of $70 tickets are available for this very special event so please buy your tickets today. Tickets will include salad, pasta, desert, and table wine. $30 will be tax deductible and will go towards preserving materials of Kellam’s father.
Pearl Chase Society In the News
The Pearl Chase Society is an all-volunteer, not-for-profit organization. Member and community support are essential in
order for the Society to achieve its
mission and goals.
Read the Pearl Chase Society’s monthly newsletter, Preserving Santa Barbara’s historic sites of enduring community value.
Saving Franceschi House
Please help us convince the Santa Barbara City Council to reject permanently the demolition option and work on a lasting solution for this unique place.