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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.


Holiday Hours

The Research Library will be closed December 24 through January 3. For the Cannery Cafe and Museum, see below:

Saturday, December 24: Cafe open 8:30AM-2PM; Museum closed
Sunday, December 25: Museum and Cafe closed
Monday, December 26: Museum and Cafe closed - no office hours
Saturday, December 31: Cafe open 8:30AM-2PM; Musum closed
Sunday, January 1: Museum and Cafe closed
Monday, January 2: Museum and Cafe closed - no office hours


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