UnHoused: A History of Housing in Santa Monica

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June 29, 2024, 11:00 am to 5:00 PM
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Santa Monica History Musem
1350 7th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
UnHoused: A History of Housing in Santa Monica

Explore the evolution of Santa Monica’s housing through the captivating exhibition, UnHoused: A History of Housing in Santa Monica. From the Tongva people to its contemporary beach town metropolis, the exhibition delves into the heart of Santa Monica’s housing legacy by providing perspectives on policy and development. It moves to poignant narratives of migration, affordability, redlining, restrictive covenants, and the ever-relevant topic of rent control. Addressing contemporary housing challenges faced by Santa Monica and the region, the exhibition further explores affordable housing, support systems for those experiencing homelessness, equity and inclusion, and the importance of historic preservation in maintaining the city’s cultural identity.

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UnHoused: A History of Housing in Santa Monica