Museum Phone
(310) 395-2290

Museum Address
1350 7th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Museum Hours
Tues. & Thurs. 12pm – 8pm
Wed. and Fri. 10am – 5pm
Sat. 10am – 5pm
Sun. & Mon. Closed

Museum Store - Gift Shop
open during all Museum Hours

School Tours
Group Tours


The Santa Monica History Museum is dedicated to preserving, protecting, and promoting the history for the Santa Monica Bay area. We can’t do it without your help!


Your generous gift today will support educational programs like school tours and Hands on History workshops, the Discover the History lecture series, research requests from the community, unique and interactive exhibits, and the extensive archives and collections of the  museum.


You can make a gift online via PayPal


For questions or more information about all the ways to make a donation to the Santa Monica History Museum please contact Kathryn Evans at (310) 395-2290 or


Thank you for helping us keep Santa Monica history alive!