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Santa Barbara Surfing Museum

16 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-5313
+1 805-962-9048
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Great fun!

My husband (a long-time surfer and Santa Barbara native) and I had so much fun in this museum... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
Lee Anne B
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Ojai, California
TOTALLY TUBULAR !!

If you like to catch waves you'll like the Santa Barbara Surfing Museum. The history of surfing in... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Frank S
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28 Nov 2016
“Great fun!”
27 Aug 2016
“TOTALLY TUBULAR !!”
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16 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-5313
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband (a long-time surfer and Santa Barbara native) and I had so much fun in this museum! There were a multitude of exhibits that brought-up great memories for DH and I had fun learning the stories behind a lot of the cool artifacts. The...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

If you like to catch waves you'll like the Santa Barbara Surfing Museum. The history of surfing in California was not well documented but there are some rare and amazing artifacts from the early days as well as vibes from the So-Cal surf culture.

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