VENICE HISTORY

This 1918 vintage postcard shows the wall of hotels on Windward Avenue.

This 1918 vintage postcard shows the wall of hotels on Windward Avenue.

Venice Historical Society
A non-profit organization dedicated to preserving Venice's rich and unique history

Venice History Site
Historic articles, vintage photographs, and more, by Jeffrey Stanton, author of “Venice California - Coney Island of the Pacific”

Virtual Venice
Info about Venice CA in films, books, and other media, collected by local artist Pat Hartman (Got time? Help her add more.)

Venice Beach Walking Tours

Jeffrey Stanton’s extensively researched book about the history of Venice since 1905 includes over 300 photographs.

Jeffrey Stanton’s extensively researched book about the history of Venice since 1905 includes over 300 photographs.