Jail Museum



The Jail Museum is open and welcoming visitors

The Half Moon Bay History Association has opened a small museum in the old city jail. A visit to this historic structure may surprise visitors with the amount of interesting artifacts and information packed into the building.

Docents Needed

If you’re interested in local history we’d love to have you join us as a docent! The training is fun and new classes are available regularly. Just email info@halfmoonbayhistory.org

History Museum Location

505 Johnston Street, Half Moon Bay, CA
(near the corner of Kelly Avenue and Johnston Street)

Location on Google Maps


The jail museum is open weekends, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Group tours may be arranged by contacting info@halfmoonbayhistory.org