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The Hayward Area Historical Society promotes an understanding of our shared history and the challenges and opportunities of the future by collecting, preserving and interpreting the diverse heritage of the East Bay community.


Thanksgiving Week Hours

Wednesday, November 23: Museum and Cafe open regular hours, Research Library closed
Thursday, November 24: Museum, Cafe, and Research Library closed
Friday, November 25: Cafe open 9AM-1PM, Musum and Research Library closed


Find out about our ever growing and exciting events and programs.

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Learn what there is to see currently at the HAHS Museum of History & Culture.

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Make a donation or find out other ways that you can help HAHS.

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