Events and Exhibits

Upcoming Events -   


Historical Society Annual Holiday Program

December 19,  2016, 7:00 pm
Magnolia Senior Center, 601 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco 

The Message of Peace International Church Youth Choir is featured at the Historical Society of South San Francisco’s Annual Holiday Program on Monday, December 19, 2016, 7:00 p.m. at the Magnolia Senior Center, 601 Grand Avenue, South San Francisco.  The youth choir which will present this year’s yule time concert of holiday songs. 

The annual spread of tasty sandwiches, homemade cookies and sherbet punch will be served.

This program is free and everyone is welcome.


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Special Exhibits -
New Chestnut Museum Exhibit!
The Long View of The Industrial City: A Panoramic Photo Exhibit

The new exhibit encompasses a never before display of black and white panoramic photographs of the city’s first industries and their employees. The focus is on companies such as Western Meat Company, Virden Meat Packing, Armour Meats, WP Fuller Paints, Steiger Terra Cotta, Enterprise Foundry, Pacific Coast Steel, and South City Lumber Company. Products/artifacts related to the companies are also on display. The exhibit will be on display through March, 2017.

The Chestnut Museum is located at 80 Chestnut Avenue, South San Francisco and is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00 - 4:00 PM and on the 2nd and 4th Saturday from 1:00 - 3:00 PM.