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Upcoming Exhibitions

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Toy Trains 2014

Join us for a rotating cavalcade of  operating toy trains from the 1920s to the 21st century. Watch a massive standard gauge steam engine from the 1920s start up-headlight flashing, drive wheels spinning, smoke flowing from the smoke stack and of course a mighty whistle. On another track, see a remote controlled modern production of […]

Everybody’s Ocean: December 19th, 2014 – April 19, 2015

2nd Floor Solari Gallery Opens to the public: December 19th Opening reception: January 2nd 5-9 PM with special performances by Henry Kaiser, Kadet Kuhne, Elia Vargas and Jason Wyman. Experience 158 responses by visual artists answering the question: For me, the ocean represents__________? Everybody’s Ocean is part crowd-sourced, part curated exhibition presenting your personal relationship […]

Contribute to upcoming exhibitions

Contribute to Upcoming Exhibitions

As the MAH becomes a more community-based museum, we are inviting you to collaborate, contribute, and co-create parts of our exhibitions with us. We see these participatory elements as ways to enhance the museum experience by showcasing a greater diversity of stories, objects, and activities. This page shares some of the objects and stories we […]

Future Exhibitions (Spring 2015 and beyond)

Here’s what is coming up at the MAH: In the Solari Gallery on the 2nd floor: Spring 2015: “Dear Jerry” – Explore the unique and powerful bond between The Grateful Dead and their fans with ephemera drawn from the Garcia Memorial Collection. Fall 2015: “Fresh Fibers and Fab Fashions” Immerse yourself in the world of fashion art, a popular artistic […]