Museum Phone:
(310) 395-2290

Museum Address:
1350 7th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Museum Hours:
Tuesday & Thursday: 12pm – 8pm
Wednesday, Friday & Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

School Tours
Group Tours

Upcoming Events


Thank you, to 5 Star Car Title Loans!

Thank you for your generous Partner level sponsorship

Thank you, Saint John’s!

Saint Johns PSJHC - Sponsors
Saint Johns JWCI - Sponsors
Saint Johns PNI - Sponsors
Saint Johns SJHCF - Sponsors
Saint Johns 75th - Sponsors

Thank you for your generous sponsorship of our Saint John’s Health Center: 75 Years of Healing, Discovery and Service to the Community exhibit!

Rover Sponsorship notification 300x251 - Sponsors


Thank you RedFin!

Redfin Logo Web 300x90 - Sponsors


Thank you for your generous Partner level sponsorship of our 70 Years on the Air: KCRW is New as Ever exhibit!

Thank you VividSeats!

VividSeats @2X - Sponsors

Thank you for your generous Leader level sponsorship of our The Journey of Girl Scouts: Empowering Young Women exhibit!

Thank you!

Ruby Lane Logo 300x300 - Sponsors

Thank you for your generous sponsorship in honor of the Santa Monica History Museum’s commitment to preserve and promote our community’s local history, especially that of Santa Monica’s biggest little star – Shirley Temple! 

Thank you to our generous 2016 Gala Tribute Dinner sponsors!

Pacific Electric Red Car

Dee and Jim Menzies

Bob Gabriel Insurance 300x141 - Sponsors

KPLogoStackedBlue 300x99 - Sponsors

OWB - Sponsors

SMClogoRxblue10 232x300 - Sponsors

Southern Pacific Railroad

George and Patricia Collins

commerical bank of ca 300x47 - Sponsors

Morley Builders Logo 300x24 - Sponsors

Los Angeles Railway Yellow Car

UCLA Health logo 300x63 - Sponsors

LAcarGUY brands logo JULY16 300x153 - Sponsors

Los Angeles Pacific Railroad

Chuck and Nancy Kearsley

SMTT Logo Blu Coral 300x119 - Sponsors

DTSM logo 300x166 - Sponsors

Santa Monica Place Color 300x187 - Sponsors

Table Sponsors

Susan Inwood – Wells Fargo Advisors

Alan Parr

Carlthorp School

The Fairmont Mirama Hotel & Bungalows

The Santa Monica Public Library

Thank you Marina del Rey Sport Fishing!

MDRSF Logo - Sponsors

Your generous sponsorship of our display of the Rex gambling ship’s steering wheel has brought this notorious piece of Santa Monica History to life! Thank you for your support!

Thank you to our generous Shirley Temple: Santa Monica’s Biggest Little Star exhibit sponsors!

Stand Up and Cheer

Debbie Pillard

Brittany Pillard Dietzler of The Cashmere Gypsy

logo2 cashmeregypsy 300x188 - Sponsors

Baby Take a Bow

National Bank of California

Jean McNeil Wyner and Norton Wyner

SMTT Logo Blu Coral 300x119 - Sponsors

Special Thanks To

MIR B L 300x63 - Sponsors

for sponsoring the catering at the opening reception and exhibit premiere

ForWebGÇôPacificParkLogo Final H pacparklogo fullcolor onlight 300x93 - Sponsors

for providing ride tickets to be given to guests of this exhibit


Chuck and Nancy Kearsley

Bob Gabriel Insurance 300x141 - Sponsors

Shirleys Army 300x291 - Sponsors

The Little Colonel

Mr. Thomas Chatham

Jane Gilliam

The Gruchow Family

Patton’s Pharmacy

JoAnn Petersen

Shirley Hoffman Peterson

Richard Schneidmiller