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Cultural Programs & Tours 

 

MARION DAVIES GUEST HOUSE
BEACH=CULTURE
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
GALLERY  

Beach House Temporary Closures

EXTENDED CLOSURES AND CANCELLATIONS   
The City of Santa Monica has extended our local emergency and all orders until April 30.
We care about your health and safety, and we are working closely with the LA County Department of Public Safety to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Given the “Stay at Home” orders from California Governor Gavin Newsom, the City of Santa Monica is cancelling all public events and extending facility closures through April 30. This means that all closures, including City Hall and City facilities (including beach parking closures and impacts on City services) are effective until April 30. For a full list of closures, cancellations and service changes, visit santamonica.gov/coronavirus-cancellations. 

The Beach House will be closed to the public through Thursday, April 30, 2020. This includes the parking lot, playground, sand courts, and gated areas: courtyard, splash pad, view deck, gallery, and Guest Services.
Beach House Volleyball classes, Yoga classes, & Guest House hours have been cancelled through 4/30/2020.  
Public events including Eggstravaganza on 4/11 and Beach=Culture events on 3/29, 4/16, and 4/21 have been cancelled.  
Back on the Beach Café is separately managed. Please call the café directly at 310-393-8282 to confirm hours.  

As a reminder, please 
STAY HOME, practice physical distancing of at least 6 feet, wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, and avoid touching your face with unwashed hands. 
For local information, visit santamonica.gov/coronavirus. Sign up for daily updates at santamonica.gov/newsletter and emergency alerts by texting SMCOVID to 888-777. You can also follow TwitterFacebook, and Instagram. If you have additional questions, contact our COVID-19 hotline at info@santamonica.gov or 310-458-8400. 

Official Public Health Information:
LA County Department of Public Health > 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention >

MARION DAVIES GUEST HOUSE & DOCENT TOURS

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Discover the rich history of the Beach House with Santa Monica Conservancy docents.   
There's no charge to visit, and reservations are never required.

Sunday, Monday, Friday & Saturday, 11am-2pm*
Drop-in between 11am - 2pm* when docents are available to share history, answer questions and provide brief tours.
Tours are free, last approximately 30 minutes, and accommodate up to 15 people.
*Please note: During fall, winter and spring, hours are subject to change with short notice.  Please check the website calendar or call 310-458-4904 to confirm hours and closures.   

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Please click here for the Cultural Affairs Beach=Culture website.
 

For all cultural event RSVP's click here.

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