Casa del Herrero

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Experience Montecito as it was during the 1920s and 1930s on a tour of Casa del Herrero, one of Santa Barbara’s
finest architectural landmarks. Built in 1925 and designated a National Historic Landmark in 2009, Casa del
Herrero is an excellent example of the Spanish Colonial Revival style in America. The 11-acre masterpiece was
designed by architect George Washington Smith for the Steedman family, and is renowned not only for the
grand house but also for its extensive Moorish-style gardens and collection of 15th and 16th-century art objects
from Spain.During your visit, you’ll be transported back to the Casa del Herrero’s heyday. Stroll among the
garden’s romantic open-air rooms,listen to the peaceful burbling of elegant fountains, peek into the tool-filled
workshop and marvel at fascinating artifacts throughout the house.