Tour the Sound Maze with Paul Dresher on August 19Designed for all ages, all levels of musical experience, and all types of minds, this hands-on installation lets you experiment with extraordinary inventions to discover new ways of creating sound… Continued »
The Napa Valley Museum is a premiere destination for viewing and participating in a wide variety of inspiring and enlightening exhibits featuring the best of art in many forms: from painting to sculpture to photography to interactive installations. The world's best artists and craftspersons - including artists of the Napa Valley and beyond - are on display at the Napa Valley Museum.
The Museum's Spotlight Gallery provides an intimate setting for a closer exploration of an artist's work, as well as a venue for established, emerging and student artists to showcase their latest creations. Spotlight artists frequently feature work for sale during special artist receptions, generously benefitting the Museum's arts and education programs.
The Napa Valley Museum is dedicated to providing unique experiences that enrich the cultural fabric of our community through exhibitions and educational outreach. The Museum places the Napa Valley in a worldwide context by inspiring residents and visitors to learn about art, history and the environment, while it enriches the community by collecting, preserving, and displaying art and artifacts.
Can’t bring your students to the museum? Bring the museum to your students! Our diverse array of education programs are designed to foster understanding and appreciation of our rich natural and cultural heritage, promote scientific literacy and inspire a passion for learning. With artifacts, images, and curricular materials, our educational programs are a great way to bring our collections to your classroom. All presentations meet Common Core Standards.
The Second Saturday of every month is a Free Family Fun Day at the Museum - a fantastic way to share great family moments, learn about arts, crafts, science and our environment, and have a little fun, too! Activities are from 2 to 4 pm, and all supplies and instruction are provided. Enjoy "Pay What You Wish" Museum admission all day.