Keep Martinez’s Rich History Alive!

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Visiting our online store is the a great way to support the Martinez Historical Society. Calendars are still available and directly benefit the Society’s annual Home Tour.

Who We Are


“Keep Martinez History Alive!”


“To discover, preserve, and disseminate knowledge about
and interest in the history of Martinez and its surrounding areas.”


  • To research, discover, and collect details, objects, and writings that illustrate the history, heritage, and cultures of Martinez.
  • To maintain and operate a museum and research library that provide for the preservation, display, and accessibility of such materials for the education of all those who wish to examine or study them.
  • To cultivate a passion for Martinez history and heritage through public gatherings, events, education, and publication of historical
  • To establish, promote, and support a college scholarship program for
    Martinez students with an interest in the study of history.
  • To fundraise through grants, sponsorships, events, and other activities that support the Society’s Mission.
  • To establish, promote, and support a vigorous volunteer program.

Check out our virtual tours...

Museum Tour

Museum Tour

A virtual tour from inside the Martinez Museum

Walking Tour

Walking Tour

Self-guided tour of historical landmarks in Martinez

Cemetery Tour

Cemetery Tour

A virtual tour of the Martinez cemetery
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