Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse

  • Lighthouse Point Santa Cruz, CA 95060
  • (831) 420-6289

Attraction Info


In 1986, the Santa Cruz Surfing Museum opened inside the Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse. It is one of the oldest museums in the world dedicated to surfing, and visitors can see how surfboards progressed from huge paddleboards to modern surfboards, along with surf club patches, surf movie posters, and wetsuits,


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