Volumes of Early MDR News Clippings Emerge

An extraordinarily comprehensive history of Marina del Rey Harbor’s early years, as told by the collected newspaper clippings of that era, has been made available to Marina del Rey Historical Society (MDRHS). The eight-volume large format scrapbook collection includes...

MdRHS Will Celebrate Our Tenth Year!

September 2017 SAVE THE DATE! On September 10, 2017, Marina del Rey Historical Society will celebrate its 10th year. As we grow our own history, the Society will be celebrating our first decade as caretakers of the history of Marina del Rey. Save the date, event...

Marina del Rey History Exhibit

Marina del Rey Historical Society’s History Gallery, located in Fisherman’s Village just steps from the Marina Lighthouse, presents on ongoing exhibit of Marina del Rey history, including more than 100 years of historical photos, DVD presentation, books,...

Old Fashioned Day In the Park

July 23, 2017 Marina del Rey’s annual classic vintage yacht and car show, “Old Fashioned Day in the Park”, will take place on Sunday, July 23, at Burton Chace Park. Marina del Rey Historical Society’s “roving booth history exhibit” will be on...

Hughes After Howard

A history of Hughes Aircraft Company was presented by past president D. Kenneth Richardson, at the Playa Vista Library, this past April 15. Richardson is author of the book “Hughes After Howard” . Marina del Rey Historical Society co-sponsored the event with Hughes...