Santa Monica Pier Closed By Executive Order of City of Santa Monica Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Santa Monica Pier Closed Covid-19

Pacific Park and the Santa Monica Pier are currently closed to the public.

The City of Santa Monica has issued an executive order under emergency powers to temporarily close the Santa Monica Pier to the public. This includes the pier deck parking, the amusement park, and all other tenant businesses on the Pier. The closure takes effect at 6am on Monday, March 16, 2020.

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Are Pacific Park and the Santa Monica Pier Open?

No – Pacific Park and the Santa Monica Pier are currently closed until further notice.

Can I still visit the beach?

No – on Friday, March 27th, LA County Health Officials ordered all public beaches to close. This includes beach parking lots, and the bike path. The closure is part of efforts by local authorities to further limit individuals from possible exposure to the coronavirus.

When will the Pier re-open?

Pacific Park will follow the direction of City authorities to reopen the Park and Pier. As soon as this information becomes available, we will update this site.

How can I learn more about the coronavirus and other sanitation-related concerns?

We have provided a summary of the closure and a list of resources here.

This post was updated 1:30 PM 3/27/2020


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