Jun 18, 1 PM Talking About Diamonds Don’t Miss These Upcoming Talks on the World’s Most Famous Diamonds, and Their Infamous Owners   In Conjunction with its “Diamonds Are Forever” Exhibit, the following in-depth gallery talks are offered: June 18, 1:00 pm – “Diamonds Are Forever” Gallery Talk by Ariane Karakalos and Leroy Becker. See […]

The Museum of Ventura County launches the summer season with an opening reception for The Secret Paintings, unveiling the works of local artist Michael Pearce, 6-8 p.m., June 2, at the Museum, 100 Main Street, Ventura. Following the opening ceremony, patrons can view the collected works and have the opportunity to meet and speak with the artist in person. Admission to the […]

Celebrate Turtle Day at the Museum of Ventura County, Free Admission for Kids – May 21   World Turtle Day is a world-wide event and we’re celebrating with a turtle-filled day of fun from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 21, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 Main Street, Ventura. Explore the museum galleries with a museum-wide scavenger hunt, swing by […]

Legendary drummer, Fito de la Parra, from the band Canned Heat, is the guest speaker for this month’s “Speaking Of” lecture series, 7–9 p.m.,August 10, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 Main Street, Ventura. As part of the Summer of Love 50th anniversary celebration, Bringing the Heat features De la Parra sharing highlights from […]

Ventura County Poet Laureate, Phil Taggart, will perform readings from the works of writer Charles Bukowski, at a special showing of “Born Into This,” the documentary chronicling the life of Bukowski. Part of the “Summer of Love” events, the screening takes place from 6:30-9 p.m., August 17, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 Main […]

ArtWalk Ventura Collectors Reception at the Museum of Ventura County Free preview provides opportunity to reserve works for purchase in advance of ArtWalk event     Ventura, Calif.–The Museum of Ventura County will host the third annual ArtWalk Collectors Reception for the 2017 ArtWalk Ventura, Wednesday, Oct. 4, from 6 – 8 p.m. The ArtWalk Collectors Reception is a preview of juried works by 2017 ArtWalk featured artists. This free special preview event provides […]

The Museum of Ventura County | Free Admission   The Museum will be participating in one of Ventura’s signature events: the 24th annual  ArtWalk Ventura! Stop by and meet featured artist Hiroko Yoshimoto in the Smith Pavilion, and enjoy her solo exhibit, Artful Brush, a series of ink paintings inspired by Chinese calligraphy and Oriental ink.     […]

The Museum of Ventura County | Free Admission   The Museum will be participating in one of Ventura’s signature events: the 24th annual  ArtWalk Ventura! Stop by and meet featured artist Hiroko Yoshimoto in the Smith Pavilion, and enjoy her solo exhibit, Artful Brush, a series of ink paintings inspired by Chinese calligraphy and Oriental ink.     […]

Museum of Ventura County   We appreciate you! Please bring an ID, addressed letter, business card or other form of verification to enjoy free admission on the days designated below: Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; City and County Workers Saturday and Sunday, October 28 and 29, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Residents of Zip […]