“The City Of El Monte Historical Society Museum” is TRULY a hidden gem that not many know about. It’s situated just north of El Monte High school on Tyler Ave and right across the street from Arceo Park. This old library which was converted into library in late 1960’s is great place to visit. You will find lots of interesting pictures and great knowledgeable curators who can share many stories with you.
The museum offers tours and knowledgeable volunteers will tell you all information about exhibits and answer any question you have. After visiting the museum you will understand history, and uniqueness of the city of El Monte. if you like the museum you can come back the its free.