Huntington Beach Art Center

538 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Fax: 714-374-5304
Hours: Wednesday - Saturday - 12:00 noon - 6:00 pm
Sunday - 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm
Closed Monday - Tuesday

The art center is a community art center that provides local citizens and regional audience with an opportunity to exhibit their art. The center presents the work of living artists working in all media and addressing a wide range of concerns. Through programing the center serves to advance public awareness and understanding of contemporary art/ideas and creates opportunities for local, national and international artists and the community to share in a climate of experimentation, education and expression.

International Surfing Museum

411 Olive Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
714 - 960 - 3483

Hours -- 12 to 5 pm, Monday through Friday
12 to 5 pm, Saturday and Sunday


The International Surfing Museum preserves an important part of Huntington Beach's image as "Surf City, USA."

Newland House Museum

19820 Beach Boulevard
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Hours: 1st & 3rd weekends Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 12 Noon
(except holidays and rainy days)


The Newland House Museum was the home of pioneers William and Mary Newland and is open to the public for guided tours. $2.00 Adults and $1.00 Children under 12.

Shipley Nature Museum

17829 Goldenwest Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Phone: 714-842-4772

Open Days And Hours

Fridays from 9 Am – 1 Pm

Saturdays from 9 Am – 1 Pm

In the event of rainy or windy weather, the center may be closed.

Closed on These Major Holidays

New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day After Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Admission And Parking Is Free

Entry to the nature center is free.  Please consider a donation to support our work – suggested donation is $3 per person.  Donations are accepted through our account at PayPal.

Restrooms are available on-site, including a refrigerated-filtered water station.

Parking at 17851 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647, including at 6741 Central Park West, Huntington Beach, California 91647.


Shipley Nature Center is an 18-acre natural area located in Huntington Beach, California. Situated within Huntington Central Park, the nature center is not only a sanctuary for the local wildlife, but it is also a haven for the residents and visitors of Orange County.

Huntington Beach Public Library

7111 Talbert Avenue
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone: 714-842-4481

Hours: Monday 1 pm - 9 pm
Tues, Wed, Thurs 9 am - 9 pm
Friday & Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 5 pm


The Huntington Beach Public Library is one of the finest library systems in Orange County. Located at 7111 Talbert, at Goldenwest and Talbert in Central Park, the Central Library forms the hub of the cultural and media system that extends to several smaller branches throughout Huntington Beach.



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