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On initial impression the museum looks small and hard to imagine what it really offers. The truth is that the museum is home to some small but impressive displays. The museum focus is on the Santa Maria valley and what life was like. It includes...More
After signing in they give you a nice tour and are very knowledgeable of the area. A little hard to find but worth the trip. It is small but a lot of interesting items. I should have stayed longer after the tour but they act...More
This is truly a hidden gem in Santa Maria. There is plenty to read about and touch and learn. The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. They have helped me do research on several occasions. There is something for everyone about the history of SM,
Tucked in next to the Chamber of Commerce, this is a charming museum that focuses on local history, but has many artifacts and displays that relate to US history in general from the late 1800's into the 20th Century. I was the only visitor at...More