A museum devoted to surfing and surf culture, located in the heart of Surf City.. In Short Learn about the history of surfing right in Surf City U.S.A. This small volunteer-run museum boasts historical and modern exhibits focused on surfing, surf culture, skateboarding and skin diving. Learn about some of the most famous wave riders and check out vintage-to-modern surfboard designs. After visiting the museum, hit the beach and try out the Huntington Beach waves on your own.