Santa Paula Art Museum | Families and Visitors of All Ages  You’re Invited to Join this Community-Wide Celebration Celebrate Dia de Los Muertos on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at four different Santa Paula locations, including the California Oil Museum, the Museum of Ventura County Agriculture Museum, the Santa Paula Art Museum and Santa Paula Cemetery. This free, family-friendly […]

Join us February 22 and March 1 for music by the talented jazz guitarist John Bardi. Grab a lunch and head on over to the Museum every Thursday between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. for music by local talent. Feel free to tip the musician!  For information call 805.653.0323. About the Museum The Museum of Ventura County celebrates, preserves and interprets the […]

The Museum of Ventura County is hosting the City of Ventura’s Public Art Program, noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 3, in the Museum Plaza, 100 E. Main Street,  Ventura. Working with artist MB Hanrahan, the community is invited to participate in an upcoming permanent public art installation, Bee Cause, at the Barranca Vista Center. Through […]

VENTURA, Calif.—This month’s Free First Sunday, March 4, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street, Ventura, explores the gentle art of rock stacking with self-taught artist Juan Manuel Cisneros. From noon–2 p.m., Manuel will be leading a workshop for youth and adults. Known for his wonderful sculptures made more incredible by their precarious balancing acts, Manuel has been […]

Photographer Neal Barr to talk about his work VENTURA, CALIF. – The Museum of Ventura County has announced that the exhibit In High Style: The Photography of Neal Barr will be extended through April 14. The exhibit’s extensive collection of Barr’s iconic photographic images leads the viewer through his extraordinary life and career, from his […]

Museum of Ventura County and the Rubicon Harmonix partner to present special program. About the Museum The Museum of Ventura County celebrates, preserves and interprets the art, history and culture of Ventura County, the California Channel Islands and the surrounding region through its collections, exhibitions, events, educational programs, publications and its research library, and serves […]

VENTURA, Calif — The Museum of Ventura County will present an evening with noted author and acclaimed biographer Yunte Huang. He will be reading from, discussing and signing his book, “INSEPARABLE: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American History” on May 24 at Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street, Ventura. The […]

Journalist Ivor Davis to speak at Museum on 50th anniversary of event VENTURA, Calif.– Ventura County writer-journalist Ivor Davis was in the kitchen of the Ambassador Hotel half a century ago to witness the horrendous assassination of the man who would be President—Senator Robert Kennedy, younger brother of John F. Kennedy. On Wednesday, June 6, […]

VENTURA, Calif. – The Museum of Ventura County will host the U.S. premiere of an exhibition of paintings by prominent Cuban artist and educator Pedro González Pulido from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, June 8. The event will feature a reception and screening of the documentary “Hearing is Believing” by Ventura filmmaker Lorenzo DeStefano, which inspired Pulido’s work. World-renowned musician Rachel Flowers, […]

Museum of Ventura County     The Museum of Ventura County is offering a six-week instructed drawing course that explores the various techniques and methods used to depict the human figure on Thursday evenings, 6 to 8 p.m., June 21 through July 26. The course will be instructed by the museum’s first Artist in Residence […]