President Richard Battaglia
President Richard Battaglia

The Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society was founded in 1976 as a California 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation to preserve and collect the rich and illustrious history of the Greater Rancho La Brea, encompassing the recognition of its architectural landmarks, historical sites and finely appointed homes, while generating a supporting community spirit.

Today, the Society serves as a source of information about our unique Los Angeles neighborhood, supporting its preservation and mining its rich history for our special events. We welcome all interested parties to become members.

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Upcoming Events

SOLD OUT: WSHPHS Annual Holiday Party

By Historical Society
When: December 12, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, December 12th, 5 – 7pm. Please save the date to join us for our annual Holiday Party at the Landmark Home of Joseph Guidera. **SOLD OUT** 5pm – 7pm 303 North June Street $45…

Past Events

If you would like to view our past presentations please visit our Historical Presentations page.

HANCOCK PARK – Book Presentation and signing

By Historical Society
When: December 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Larchmont Chronicle pioneer and historical society co-founder, Jane Gilman has written a book about what she knows best, Hancock Park. She puts Hancock Park into the palm of your hand with ease and grace. This…

Preserving Los Angeles: How Historic Places Can Transform America’s Cities

By Historical Society
When: July 7, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

July 7th at 7:00pm. Ken Bernstein, the City Planner for the City of Los Angeles and a national advocate for historic preservation shares how Los Angeles has led the nation in historic preservation and shares…

An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles

By Historical Society
When: January 13, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The map may not be the territory, and the word may not be the thing, but An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles is as close as it gets. Originally authored over fifty years ago by…

Your Executive Commitee

Serving the Members of Windsor Square Hancock Park Historical Society

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Marlene Zweig

Vice President
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Barbara Coad

Treasurer/CFO