Half Moon Bay, California: Half Moon Bay Jail Museum

Built in 1911, contains an office and two lockups, used as holding cells for drunks and prisoners awaiting transfer. Used until late 1960s; now managed by the local historical society as a museum.

Address:
505 Johnston St., Half Moon Bay, CA
Directions:
Between Kelly St and Miramontes St.
Hours:
Call for hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
650-726-7084
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1911 Jail.

1911 Jail

Two original cells remain intact.

[Kim Wheeler, 09/08/2013]

Built in 1911, used by town police until 1969. The Spanish Town Historical Society curates the building to display part of its collection.


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