The MAH is open. For the safety of our guests, staff, and community, the museum continues to enforce mask requirements, social distancing, and lower venue capacities.

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“The objects salvaged from the ashes reveal the fragility of the world we have created.”

S Thayer

Shmuel Thaler — Artist, Out of the Ashes

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Members get free admission, special perks, exclusive programming, and so much more.

Attend MAH Events

Indoors, outdoors, offsite, or online, connect with your community at upcoming events hosted by the MAH.

Happening Now

Jan 14, 2022 – May 15, 2022


Immerse yourself in the phenomena of Monterey Bay's fog and atmospheric rivers through an interactive exhibition featuring the work of Enid Baxter Ryce.

Jan 21, 2022 – Mar 20, 2022

Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship

Honor the legacy of Roy and Frances Rydell and the creativity of Santa Cruz County in an exhibition featuring the 2020-2021 Rydell Visual Arts Fund recipients, Ann Altstatt, Marc D'Estout, Cid Pearlman, and Edward Ramirez.

Tue, Jan 18, 2022

Innovators & Culture Bearers

A message from MAH Executive Director Robb Woulfe about the importance of investing in the local arts ecosystem and amplifying the creativity that Santa Cruz County offers.
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