Chapman Estate

Chapman Estate
Photo by John Wiley

Chapman Estate Occasions

Unless otherwise posted outside the main gate, the Chapman Estate south gate opens for public access on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:00am-1:00pm and Fridays from 5:00pm-7:00pm, April through October. Please note: no dogs or alcohol are allowed on the premises. Please contact the Conference & Visitors Bureau at 805-773-7034 for more information. 

Chapman Estate Commission has been dissolved 

The City's Chapman Estate Advisory Commission (CEAC) has been dissolved, in accordance with City Council Resolution R-2016-092. The CEAC's legislative records (agendas and minutes) and will remain on file with the City Planning Division. Please contact Planning at 805-773-4658 for more information.

A private corporation known as the Chapman Estate Foundation has been formed to assist in furthering the objective of the Chapman Estate becoming a fully-functional, self-sustaining public asset. For more information on the Chapman Estate Foundation, or to purchase tickets to their Swingin' by the Sea Annual Fundraiser, please visit their website at: 

Past Agendas & Minutes

Past Agendas and Minutes for the Chapman Estate Advisory Commission are available on this website in the Public Records Portal