Seaside History

Our History Blog is a look deep into Seaside’s rich past. With a bit of help from our friends at the Seaside Historical Society Museum, we went beyond the classic snapshots, to get a more in-depth illustration of Seaside’s storied past. Below is a collection of stories that will take you from the late 1800s through the mid-1900s.

The Amazing and Colorful History of Seaside

April 22, 2019 | by Seaside Visitors Bureau

The Lewis and Clark expedition reached the sea near Seaside. Seaside has one of the most compelling stories you’ll...More [...]

Ben Holladay’s Seaside House

January 8, 2014 | by Nate Burke

Ben Holladay's Seaside House was a beautiful Italian villa style resort that was the namesake for the city....More [...]

Shopper’s Delight: Selnes Grocery

December 11, 2013 | by Nate Burke

The hustle and bustle of Holiday shopping in Seaside circa 1926 was not nearly the same as it today....More [...]