Cheers to 2022!

Events

LUNAR NEW YEAR

Celebrate Lunar New Year with Wing Lam Yule Chan and the Lee Family at the Museum. Tea, Desserts and Wine

February 8th, @ 6:00pm (Members Only) RSVP: 949-675-3952

SUNDAY SUPPER AT THE MUSEUM

Sunday Supper at the Museum. Tickets available on-line or in store!
$30.00 Dinner and Wine

February 20th, 2022 5:00pm

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Vietnam Veterans Day

The Balboa Island Museum invites ALL VETERANS, family and friends for Coffee and Donuts!

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022, 9:00am

Was wonderful. We didn’t even know this was here. Way to go keeping the history alive.

Azi & Ali E.

Exhibits

Balboa Island Ferry

1n 1910, W.S. Collins received the first city contract to run a ferry from Balboa to his new development, Balboa Island. His boat man was a loud, loveable man by the name of John Watts.

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John Wayne

In Hollywood, he was a movie star, an Academy Award winner and a figure larger than life. In Newport Beach, he was a friend, a neighbor, a club member, a boater, a bridge player, a fisherman and first and foremost a father.

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The Beeks

Joseph Allen Beek was the longest serving secretary of the Senate in California history, 1919-1968. Joe Beeked was born in Maine and established residency in California in 1907.

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Plan Your Visit

The New Balboa Island Museum pays homage to the island so many of us know, love and call home – and a place that continues to capture the imaginations and hearts of visitors the world over.

Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday 10am to 4pm, Friday – Sunday 10am to 5pm

Admission: Free general admission on all days. We gladly accept cash donations!

Ask about our Kids Treasure Map!

Parking: Two hour parking is available on Marine Ave. You can park in the surrounding neighborhood for an extended day.

Location: 210 B Marine Ave. Balboa Island, CA 92662

Contact: 949.675.3952 or info@balboaislandmuseum.org

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