Welcome & Benvenuto!

The Italian Heritage Society of Monterey Peninsula is the home of your local Italian culture and heritage. We aim to honor and preserve the stories of the many Italian fisherman and their families whose work ethic and achievements helped to make Monterey the "Sardine Capital of the World".

Italian Fishing Families of Monterey

Italian Fishing Families of Monterey

Browse our book for stories and pictures from the past.

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