Street Address
1500 Hillside Blvd.
Colma, CA 94014
Mailing Address
1500 Hillside Blvd.
Daly City, CA 94014
Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Closed Mondays and Holidays
Pat Hatfield, President
phone: 650-757-1676
Richard Rocchetta, Secretary/Docent
phone: 650-757-1676


The Colma Historical Association is a non-profit, membership supported organization dedicated to the preserving, protecting and promoting of the unique history of Colma, its 17 cemeteries (including a pet cemetery) and artifacts of the early days of the community. It's motto is "It's great to be alive in Colma".


The Colma Historical Association was founded on July 26, 1993 and is governed by a 9 member Board of Directors.

Artifacts Collections

Non fiction library on all subjects (over 1100 items), SF Newspaper obituaries (1907-1950 and history of San Francisco/Colma cemeteries.

Research Collections

Over 1100 items in reasearch library.

Educational Programs

School tours of the 4 buildings on the grounds (main museum, restored Colma Train Depot, restored freight shed and a reproduction of a local blacksmith shop).

We also offer tours of the local cemeteries charging $2.00 per person/per hour.


    Board of Directors


    Access: General Public

    Appointment required: No


    Our newsletter, "New and Notes" is printed four times a year: January, April, July and October.

    • "News and Notes"