Welcome to the
El Monte Historical Museum
About Our Museum
El Monte is the oldest settlement in the San Gabriel Valley. Our 5,000-square-foot space is filled with unusual artifacts celebrating our heritage. The Museum curator and docents provide guided tours through the museum while sharing El Monte's rich history.
NEW - Visit the Museum to view our Memorial Exhibition this summer.
Help Support the Museum
The Museum relies on support from a wide range of sources and there are many ways that you can donate to help care for and preserve the collection for future generations.
Join our membership as an individual, a family, or as a corporation
Volunteer to help with the Museum collection, exhibits, and Museum events
Monetary and in-kind donations
The El Monte Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) and all memberships are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.