Mercantile Building

The Mercantile Building
  • Built by Philip Pohlman around 1890 on a lot he won in a raffle
  • Using fired brick
  • Said to be the 1st brick building in Temecula
  • Acquired by George A. Burnham for the business was known as G.A. Burnham and Son
  • Closed in 1953
  • Is now rebuilt and functions as the entry to the new Temecula Community Theater