The Southern California Chapter of the Steamship Historical Society of America is proud to call the RMS Queen Mary home, with generous office, meeting and library space furnished by the RMS Queen Mary Foundation.

The office is located on B Deck, adjacent to the Caronia Room- forward, on the port side. The research room/library contains the Society's archives, and collections of books and print memorabilia. The office is open on weekends with all SSHSA research services available on board being provided free of charge to Queen Mary guests.

For more information about the Queen Mary attractions, hotel, restaurants, banquet and meeting facilities or group rates, the public may call (562) 435-3511. The Queen Mary is also home to Tibbie's Dinner Theater; the Laugh is Hope Comedy Club and the Globe of America Academy for Dramatic Arts. The Queen Mary is located at 1126 Queens Highway at the south end of the 710 Freeway, on the water in Long Beach, California.

Thier website, which also contains event information, is here: RMS Queen Mary

In the event you'd like to contact us, our information is:

Steamship Historical Society of America; Southern California Chapter
c/o Bruce Vancil
21001 Lacebark Lane
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 454-8849


The SSHSA So Cal is part of the larger national organization. Their information is:

THE STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, INC.
300 Ray Drive, Suite #4
Providence, RI 02906
Office Phone:. 401-274-0805
Monday - Friday, 10 AM - 4 PM Eastern Time