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!

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Every purchase supports the preservation of Pacifica history!

PHONE: 650-355-1909

IN PERSON: visit 580 L Crespi Blvd. Tuesday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm

1) tally your purchase sub-total
2) calculate & add CA tax 9.25% (San Mateo County)
3) add $8.50 for shipping
4) click on donate button to send credit card/debit card payment

  • list the items purchasing & calculation in the notes (i.e. DVD show #1 $15 +1.39 tax +8.5 s/h= $24.89)
  • the button will open a PHS PayPal page - a PayPal account is NOT required to complete your order - follow the instructions under "Don't have a PayPal account?"


Pacifica Jack Cheese


Purchase a pound of Pacifica Jack Cheese today! Only $8.00! 🧀

PHONE: 650-355-1909

IN PERSON: Visit 580 L Crespi Blvd. Tuesday-Friday 9 am - 5 pm

or at the Pacifica Coastside Museum's Gift Shop @ 1850 Francisco Boulevard.  Tuesday-Saturday 1-4 pm


FEATURED ARTICLE: Pacifica Magazine, June 2017:



Images of America


authors: Chris Hunter,Bill Drake, Pacifica Historical Society


Images of Rail

Ocean Shore Railroad

author: Chris Hunter


Images of America

Sam's Castle

authors: Bridget Oates


A History of Pacifica Sharp Park

author: James E. Perlee


Shelter Cove

The Early Years

author: Lenore Lafayette



Then & Now

authors: Kathleen Manning, Jerry Crow


Keepsake Cookbook

Memoires Past & Present

family recipes from

Pacifica residents


Footprints of Pacifica

1 copy of any show*
list of shows

DVD or VHS available non-members $12
PHS members $10

*special shows - see below

Footprints of Pacifica

set of 12 - custom selection
list of shows

Footprints of Pacifica

Sam's Castle

double DVD special


Bob Milne in Concert

performing his patriotic medley July 2006 Sanchez Concert Hall



throw blanket


Ocean Shore Railroad Centennial Poster


$75 - framed (black)

Ocean Shore Railroad t-shirt 

Adult sizes: S-XL


contact for size availability

Ocean Shore Railroad Centennial t-shirt

Adult sizes: S-XXL $20

Kids sizes: 4-8 $15

contact for size availability

Little Brown Church t-shirt 

Adult sizes: S-XL


contact for size availability

Little Brown Church




OSRR Commemorative Coin  - front

copper $14
bronze $14
nickel $16
antique nickel $16
silver $32
numbered silver $45

OSRR Commemorative Coin -  back

special set of 3 $65

includes decorative velvet presentation box to hold 1 silver plus 2 coins of your choice