Santa Cruz Surfing Museum, Santa Cruz

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  • Okay, so this is a must-see museum. And here you will get a flavor of one of the two cities claiming to be Surf City. Huntington Beach and Santa Cruz have both vied for this title. HB has its status a...  more »
  • Visit here regularly... whenever I'm walking on West Cliff Dr. Great location with very interesting information and memorabilia.  more »
  • This museum is tiny, basic and without frills of any kind. But required viewing for visitors wanting to understand what makes Santa Cruz tick. Besides, it’s right on a beautiful cliff above one of the...  more »
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  • A lot of information packed into a tiny little place. A must see for vacationers. You spend any where from 5 to 45 minutes in there, depending on how into surfing you are.
  • Gnarly and totally bitchin' surfing museum! I learned a lot about the history.of surfing and saw a bunch of really cool vintage surfboards. Wow...these old boards were heavy! Great location at the lighthouse with great views. Definitely worth checking out to round out a complete Santa Cruz experience.
  • Small museum dedicated to all things surf. Museum Hours are limited and specific so research before visiting. However, everyday you can park and visit the site even if not entering the museum
  • It was nice to see that Hawaii was prominently mentioned here.
  • An old lighthouse is what this museum calls home. It's a nice little stop if you want to see some sights in Santa Cruz and the area it's located has a nice view of the ocean. Can get a bit crowded sometimes (I believe the have a limit of people that can be in at once to remedy this) and crowding can be a pain if it's a busy day. That said I'd definitely go again to see some of the cool stuff they had.
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