Pacifica Coastside Museum
location & hours: 
at Salada Avenue
Tuesday 1–4PM
Thursday 1–4PM
Saturday 1–4PM 


Pacifica History Wiki

Explore the history of Pacifica
and contribute to the archive!

Join the PHS!

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Chamber of Commerce
Includes a wonderful insert on the Ocean Shore railroad from "The Guide Book" by Nancy Evans as well as historical information on Pacifica and the coast.

City of Pacifica

Links to City Hall, arts & cultures, libraries, Pacifica police, recreational activities, local media, local businesses and includes the Pacifica calendar of events.  Includes history links covering areas such as Pacifica's Anderson's store, Sanchez Adobe, Don Gaspar de Portola, Ocean Shore Railroad and some of the earliest Pacificans and how Pacifica got its name.

Pacifica Tribune
local news and current events

Channel 26
Pacifica's local television station will keep you informed on current events as well as great shows.  Be sure to tune in to the local history show "Footprints of Pacifica" produced by the PHS & Ch26

Pacifica Library
Get an up to date list of library events or learn about volunteer opportunities

Sam's Castle / Sam Mazza Foundation
The Sam Mazza Foundation funds charitable organizations that improve their communities through the arts, education or by addressing quality-of-life concerns.

Castles of the United States
Features information on Sam's Castle of Pacifica.

Ocean Shore Railroad Group Forum
News and event postings and email updates for the restoration of car #1409

YV330 Restoration Page
Restoration of Yosemite Valley Railroad Observation Car #330

Dollarradio station Pacifica
Restoration of Dollarradio station in Pacifica