Napa Valley Museum

Events and Exhibitions

Discussion with Professor Carlos Hagedorn
Thursday October 30 at 6:30pm
$5 per person

NVM will be closed Saturday, November 1 from 11am-4pm for a private event.

Free Family Fun Day: Cornucopia!
Saturday, November 8
Have an A–Maize–ing time celebrating the end of 2014 with our corn husk craft making program. Activities include corn husk sunflowers, owl ornaments and frontier dolls. Supported in part by Raley’s Family of Fine Stores.

Exploration Series Part I: Dig It for Adults!
Saturday, November 22
$10 per person
Spend the morning learning what it would be like to be an archaeologist. Egyptologist Jessica Penman will conduct a simulated dig at the Napa Valley Museum. Participants will learn basic excavation techniques, archeological photography, recording, classification, and much more while we discover the types of artifacts that could be found in Napa Valley.

Bootlegger’s Ball
Saturday, December 6
$35 for members/$45 for non members
Celebrate the 81st Anniversary of Repeal Day! Kick up your heels to celebrate the end of Prohibition! The Museum will transform into a swinging speakeasy, with live music, cocktails and 1920s inspired food. A Fundraiser for Napa Valley Museum.  RSVP to, 707-944-0500 or get your tickets online.

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  • Museum is open Tuesday-Sunday from 10am-4pm. Closed Mondays and all major holidays. Admission is $5 for adults, $3.50 for seniors and $2.50 for youth.  Always free for Members.