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Torrance Historical Society & Museum
1345 Post Ave (at Cravens)
(310) 328-5392

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The Museum is open to the public on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 1:00pm - 4:00pm and during special events except during holiday weekends or as mentioned below. Please see our Events page for times and dates the museum is open for special events. Please call the museum at (310) 328-5392 to verify our hours.

Research and archive access are available by appointment. Use the contact form below or call the museum to make an appointment at (310) 328-5392.

The Museum is closed on the weekends of Mother's Day and Father's Day, and the holiday weekends of Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and the week of Christmas through New Year's Day, unless a special event is scheduled. Please call the Museum to verify hours.

Special hours may be arranged for special tours, or research. Call for additional information.

Free on-street parking is available on Post Avenue and Cravens within steps of the Museum.

The Torrance Historical Society is housed in the City's first Main Library -- built in 1936.  The Museum exhibits an ever-growing collection of photos, documents, books, artifacts and other material relevant to the City's past.

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