Museums and Monuments

Orange County Museums and Monuments
Whether you love vintage racing cars, modern art or the surf boards that inspired The Beach Boys, you'll find it all at the cultural gems within a short drive from our Huntington Beach Hotel.

Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

Orange County’s largest museum, Bowers Museum is dedicated to promoting understanding of various cultures from around the world.
  • Artwork and artifacts from Asia, Africa and The Americas
  • Pre-Columbian art
  • Mummies and ancient Egyptian treasures
  • History of California expositions

International Surfing Museum

Dedicated to honoring surfing heroes and pioneers around the world, this museum showcases the development of the sport over the years and the spirit that is surfing itself.
  • Surfboards, music, art and memorabilia
  • Surf movies
  • Special events
  • Gift shop

Newland House Museum

The oldest and best-preserved residence in Huntington Beach, this Victorian-style gem offers a trip back in time as well as exceptional views and a beautiful garden.
  • A historic mansion overlooking the ocean
  • Tours and local expertise
  • Spectacular views and grounds

Marconi Auto Museum

This $30 million collection of classic cars, including Ferraris, vintage formula racing cars, motorcycles, automotive art and memorabilia will impress any car lover.
  • Rare Ferraris
  • American muscle cars
  • Historic Foxfire fire truck
  • Special events

Sherman Library and Gardens

The botanical collections represent all corners of the globe, from desert plant life of the lush vegetation of tropical zones. Beautiful fountains, sculptures and season flowers accent this museum of living plants.
  • 2.2 acres of immaculate gardens and bubbling fountains
  • Exotic tropical vegetation and desert plants
  • Café Jardin serving coastal cuisine

Area Activities

21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, California, USA, 92648

  • Tel: +1 714 698 1234
  • Fax: +1 714 845 4990