COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

The Hermosa Beach Museum will remain closed until Los Angeles County Regulations permit the safe reopening of indoor museum facilities.


Please stay tuned for more details. The following safety guidelines will be implemented when welcoming the community back to the Hermosa Beach Museum.


We will be taking a careful approach to reopening, with the safety of our staff, guests, and community as our utmost priority.

As part of our commitment to your health and safety during your visit, the museum will be implementing a number of measures, including:​

  • Limiting the number of guests to promote a physically distanced and safe environment

  • Providing physical distance markers in high traffic areas and one-way directional flow

  • Frequent and thorough cleaning of all public spaces

  • Providing hand sanitizer within the Museum

  • Temperature checks before entry to the Museum


All visitors will be required to:

  • Stay home if not feeling well

  • Have their temperature checked before entering the facility

  • Wear a fitted face covering (except children under two years old). If wearing a face-shield, it must have a drape at the bottom that secures around the neck

  • Practice 6’ physical distancing 

Planning Your Visit


The Hermosa Beach Museum will be open BY APPOINTMENT ONLY on Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday during business hours when Los Angeles County regulations permit the safe reopening of indoor museum facilities.

  • To make an appointment, please send an email to, leave a voicemail at (310) 318-9421, or complete the submission form below

  • Appointments will be subject to availability

  • Appointments will allow for 1 hour to explore our galleries

  • Guests who arrive early will be asked to wait outside until their appointment time

  • The HBHS will only schedule one group to visit at a time, with a maximum capacity of 10 individuals

  • All individuals in the group must be from the same household

  • The HBHS does not have a bathroom facility- a public bathroom facility can be made at the HB Community Center next door upon request




The safety measures and guidelines listed above are being implemented consistent with current guidance issued by federal, state, and local public health officials.  Although these precautions are being taken, the HBHS cannot prevent any guest from becoming exposed to, contracting, or spreading COVID-19 while visiting the Museum.

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