Welcome to the Historical Society of Long Beach About Us Water Changes Everything Through a photographic exhibition HSLB explores how humans attempted to harness water sources to develop a city. Visiting Hours Updates WE ARE OPEN ! Learn more about our updated visitor hours and how to request a research appointment. A Woman’s Place In The Spotlight The Historical Society of Long Beach highlights remarkable women who uplift our community Highlights Pandemic Project The Pandemic Project: Stories from Long Beach during the COVID-19 outbreak of 2020 25th Annual Cemetery Tour Learn more about this year’s 25th Annual Historical Cemetery Tour. Highlighting The Historical Harbor Explore the Long Beach Harbor through a collection of photographs from the Risinger collection.