Come visit The Mentzer House

The Burbank Historical Society was founded in 1973 by a group of individuals who were committed to collecting and preserving the rich history of the community of Burbank.Mentzer House

Incorporated in 1975, the Society operates the Gordon R. Howard Museum which includes an 1887 Victorian house, a memorabilia building including a Lockheed Aviation display and other historical artifacts, a vintage vehicle building, a salon and the Ray Sence addition in which 19th century era rooms are shown.

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Members receive regular newsletters with stories and editorials on Burbank and California History.


115 N. Lomita Street Burbank, CA 91506

Open Saturdays and Sundays 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.