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Museum of Art & History, Santa Cruz

Categories: Art Museums, History Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web
Community events on:

1st Friday - free day, featuring live music and craft activities for the whole family.

3rd Friday - evening themed events featuring artists and performers throughout the region in hands-on workshops and wild experiences.

2nd Saturday - family art workshops and Researchers Anonymous history discussions during the day
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  • First Friday of every month is free admission at the MAH. Fun to see what they are working on. Strangely, they sell you wine, but when you want to walk around to see the exhibits, they ask you to leav...  read more »
  • I adore this museum, especially on Friday nights when it holds its unique and interactive events. Over five years ago it was a sleepy and traditional museum, until the new director came in and breathe...  read more »
  • I went to an event there that was billed as all-ages. I didn't realize that it was mainly directed at teenagers. They said that there would be tickets at the gate. The event was sold out and no inform...  read more »
  • I LOVE our 'new' Museum! I finally joined MAH after discovering how rich this place has become with events for all populations. There is constant activity here, and something for everyone. Usually low-cost to get in, and as a member, some stuff is free. This is a local gem in our community, bringing diverse, relevant, and entertaining events to Santa Cruz.
  • Has really cheap admission especially for students and kids. Lots of free events and rotate displays on a good schedule. Staff is really nice.
  • For a small town like Santa Cruz, it's nice to have a museum of such high quality. Highly recommended
  • Very nice local art&history museum. The second floor hosts an interactive exhibition on the history of Santa Cruz. Very informative!
  • Love this place. A lot of local exhibits.
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