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Santa Cruz Surfing Museum

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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
Address:701 West Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-420-6289
Fax Number:831-420-5271
Website:www.santacruzsurfingmuseum.org
Description:Hours of operation between July 4 and Labor Day:
Wednesday-Monday, 10am to 5pm.

Open Thursday through Monday, noon to 4pm the rest of the year.

Located at the Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse at Lighthouse Point on West Cliff Drive near Pelton Ave. Overlooking internationally renowned surfing hotspot Steamer Lane, this little gem of a museum has photographs, surfboards, and other interesting items tracing over 100 years of surfing history in Santa Cruz. The gift shop specializes in great surfing related items. Staffed by friends of the Santa Cruz Surfing Club, who have surfed the waves since 1930. For more information call (831) 420-6289.

FEES: Suggested donation $1.00

FUNDING: In January of 2009, the City Council directed Parks and Recreation staff to work with the Santa Cruz Surfing Club Preservation society to keep the Museum open to the public. Donations may be made to the SCSCPS at PO Box 3634 Santa Cruz, CA 95063.
Mission:The SCSCPS is a California Non Profit 501 (c) (3) Benefit Corporation and each volunteer member upholds the mission and intent as follows:
To protect and preserve our rich surfing heritage and to ensure historical artifacts are maintained and preserved for the enjoyment and education of current and future generations.
Programs:The Santa Cruz Surfing Club Preservation Society (SCSCPS) invites you to contribute to the Santa Cruz Surfing Museum. Please make your donations and contributions to:
SCSCPS,
Post Office Box 5366
Santa Cruz, California
95063-5366
EIN: 26-3685212
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:Open to All
Fees:See Description Notes
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
Funding Source:See Description Notes
 
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Santa Cruz Museum Association
 
Subject Headings
 Historic Preservation
Local/Regional History Museums
Museums
Private Nonprofits
Surfing
This record last modified June 24, 2013

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