California Surf Museum, Oceanside

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California Surf Museum is located in Oceanside. To visit California Surf Museum on your holiday in Oceanside, and find out what else Oceanside has to offer, use our Oceanside online visit planner .
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  • Had friends in town and decided to stop in. It was amazing and so cool to see surfing throughout the years. My mom and dad surfed in the '60's so it was really fun to see the old stuff!  more »
  • We were already enjoying this little surfing museum as it's well laid out and well labeled, but it went from good to a highlight of our trip in just a few minutes! We were only about a third of the wa...  more »
  • A must for all who enjoy history or surdam surfing. The Museum is small but there is a great story. 30 minutes are enough for the visit, this still counting with a time to enjoy the view even some live surf in rights that open on the rocks. Is in the place where it was filmed some scenes of the film "All a dream". Has easy on-site parking.
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  • Combo history of surf boards & Viet Nam war.Had a docent (Lowell) that guided us thru & gave first hand knowledge. Learned a lot.
  • Awesome place with a great history on surfing. Very friendly staff, definitely would come again.
  • To see the past come alive and meet Jennings, World class Surfer Champion.. An be good friends with him. Cool HuH!!! Come on over and check it out yourself.
  • Unexpected stop to see a great surf collection & history! Friends day staff too. Tuesday was free.
  • One of the highlights of Oceanside California for sure. Great place, reasonable entry fee's and lots of cool stuff to look at. A must see in the area.

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