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 call the museum 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.
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.