Mission Statement

The Santa Ana History Room is committed to fostering an interest in local history by collecting, preserving and making available materials of enduring historical value relating to the development of the City of Santa Ana and Orange County.


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Open Hours


Tuesday - Thursday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
All other hours Call (714) 647-5280


For Appointments call (714) 647-5280 or  Email SAHR@santa-ana.org    

Finding Aid

History Room Collection 

History Programs

Teen Community Historians

Our Lives Our History - Community Oral History Project -

Preservation Workshops

Group Presentations

Previous Events

September 3-18, 2011

The City of Santa Ana presents the OC Film Fiesta. Come celebrate our City's long tradition of cinema at the historic Yost Theater. For a full schedule visit www.ocfilmfiesta.org

Friday, July 1, 2011 at 7:00 PM

The Santa Ana History Program will provide a special presentation of those from Santa Ana that
served in the military. For more information, please click on the links below.

English - Defenders of Liberty 

En español Defensores de la Libertad