Keep Martinez’s Rich History Alive!



Who We Are

The Martinez Historical Society was created in 1973 to save this 1890 cottage and its site from becoming another parking lot in downtown Martinez.

Next General Public Gathering – Muir/Strentzel Legacy

Crab Feed 2024

Please join us for a memorable and "delicious" evening.

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Become a Member

The Martinez Historical Society membership offers an array of benefits. New in 2022... Register with our new members-only site. Lots of features and totally private. Get Involved!
New in 2022

Interested in Volunteering?

Leadership at the Martinez Historical Society is always looking for people to help by getting involved.

We Appreciate Your Donation

Tax deductable donations are great.