Museum Phone:
(310) 395-2290

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

Museum Hours:
Temporarily closed to the public

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Ordering Historical Reprints

How to order historical photo reprints


Click here to visit our image archives

  • Enter one or more keywords in the box, then click Search
  • Click on the thumbnail or underlined title of one of the results
  • Make note of the Catalog Number and Title of all desired photos


Fill out the top section of the order form [personal or commercial]

  • Be certain to fill out Intent of Use section, as detailed as possible
  • Number your requested photographs
  • Fill out the Object Number, Description/Title of the Photo, and the Desired Print Size
  • Be sure to read the Conditions for Reproduction and Copyright Restrictions
  • Sign and date form
  • Email form to [email protected] or fax to 310-395-2298



A quote is generally produced within 3-5 business days of receipt of your order. The quote will be delivered to you via email (preferable) or fax. Once payment is received, your photo order will be processed. Most orders arrive at the museum for pickup within 7 business days.

How to Order Historical Photo Reprints Display a memory of Santa Monica history in your home or office

  1. Find an image from our archives catalog
  2. Click the thumbnail to view the image details
  3. Write down the Catalog Number
Photo Archive detail page