2200 Broadway
Redwood City, CA 94063
Maps & Directions

Hours & Admission

650.299.0104
info@historysmc.org

Donate
Accredited by the American Alliance
of Museums

Changing Exhibits

Salute to the Sequoia Yacht Club

Salute to the Sequoia Yacht Club (Jan. 30 - May 24, 2014), on exhibit in the Lower Rotunda, features photographs of the organization in honor of its 75th anniversary.

Plowing Ahead: Historic Peninsula Farming

In the Changing Exhibit Gallery, Plowing Ahead: Historic Peninsula Farming (open March 13, 2013) explores a time when agriculture was the most important industry in the County. Showcased are horse-drawn farm equipment from Runnymede Farm. Also on display are lithographs of farms on the Peninsula from Moore & Depue's 1878 Illustrated History of San Mateo County.

Gardeners of Identity: Basques in San Mateo County

Of the 58,000 Basques living in the United States today, the largest population resides in California. Gardeners of Identity (March 2010-March 2013) explores the Basque culture, how it came to San Mateo County and its many unique traditions that have become an important part of the local community.

San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame

World-class athletes have trained and competed in San Mateo County. In the Upper Rotunda and Hallways, the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame features plaques with pictures and information about each athlete inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Do you know the identity of this Jefferson High School athlete?
Grafton Tyler Brown, an early African American artist in California, created many of the lithographs on display in Plowing Ahead.
Contact Us
For more information, call 650.299.0104 or email us.