Free Historical Walking Tours
Enjoy a Free Historical Walking Tour at the Santa Monica Pier. These tours feature fascinating stories about how the Pier has changed over 100 years. View the apartments above the Merry-Go-Round. Explore the hidden nooks and crannies of the Pier. Enjoy the original Muscle Beach & see where celebrities such as Marilyn Monroe & Charlie Chaplin used to live. View the certain fishing boat captain who became immortalized as a world-famous cartoon character.
There is no need to book or RSVP unless you are requesting a private group tour. Interested visitors need only to show up at the Santa Monica Pier Shop at the historic Merry-Go-Round Building before the tour time and look for the blue-shirted Pier Docents.