Lighthouse Keepers

SBMM ED Greg Gorga with Doug and Kathleen Williams of the Central Coast Lighthouse Keepers before his presentation to that group on how SBMM brought the Point Conception Lighthouse to SB.

Greg gets the Gavel

SBMM Executive Director Greg Gorga receiving the President’s gavel from outgoing Council of American Maritime Museum’s President Dave Pearson.

DVDs now available through SBMM

DVD copies of West of the West: Tales from California’s Channel Islands are now for sale at the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum store for $19.95! If you purchased a ticket through SBMM to the film premiere in March, you will receive 2 DVD copies of the movie. Drop by the museum during normal business hours (10 AM to 5 PM… ( More )

For a Good Cause

Walter from Partners In Education picking up the ten monitors and keyboards SBMM donated yesterday to be used by low-income families in Santa Barbara County. We will be donating our old computers to PIE next week.

Work at a desk with the BEST VIEW in SB!!

The Santa Barbara Maritime Museum is seeking part-time Store Assistants for our Museum Gift Shop, located in the picturesque Harbor. Founded in 2000, the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum is a non-profit Museum that houses a wide breadth of Santa Barbara’s rich maritime history. We are a small group of dedicated individuals looking to add another… ( More )

USS Conestoga Found

NBC news cast from San Francisco http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/USS-Conestoga-Wreckage-Discovered-in-San-Francisco-95-Years-After-Disappearance-373310141.html Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/after-95-years-a-navy-ship-lost-at-sea-with-all-hands-is-finally-discovered/2016/03/22/ebe2e29c-eba7-11e5-b0fd-073d5930a7b7_story.html