• An Evening of Disney Jazz with The Mike Greensill Duo

    Enjoy wine and light bites and the music of pianist Mike Greensill and bass player Carla Kaufman. The evening features jazz versions of beloved songs from the Disney catalogue, from “When You Wish Upon A Star” to “Someday My Prince … Continued

  • Toot & Whistle – Ward Kimball’s Trains

    In this multimedia presentation, learn about Disney animator Ward Kimball — the only employee Walt Disney called a “genius” — and his incredible railroad hobby. Kimball supervised the creation of iconic Disney characters including Jiminy Cricket in Pinocchio, the crows … Continued

  • Walt Disney Family Museum Hosted Fundraiser

    Join us to celebrate two spectacular exhibitions—Home for the Holidays at Carolwood at The Walt Disney Family Museum and Walt Disney’s Trains at the Napa Valley Museum Yountville—with a very special event: On Tuesday, December 4, join curator Michael Campbell … Continued

  • Holiday with “Walt Disney’s Trains”

    On December 8 from 11 to 1, the Napa Valley Museum Yountville says THANK YOU to our Napa Valley community with a FREE holiday event! Exhibition curator and Carolwood Pacific Historical Society President Emeritus Michael Campbell, a Disney trains expert, … Continued

  • Opening Celebration for “Walt Disney’s Trains”

    From November 10, 2018 through March 31, 2019, Napa Valley Museum Yountville will present: Walt Disney’s Trains. The Opening Celebration on Saturday November 10, 2018 is from 4:00PM to 7:00PM. This Opening Celebration will be a chance to experience this extraordinary … Continued

  • Splurge-Worthy Whiskies with James Forbes

    November 17, 2018 at 5:30 pm: Our second Whisky Tasting, following April’s sold-out Tartan Day celebration, concentrates on some of the best of the best. Nearly one-quarter of all Scotch whisky is sold in November and December, much of it … Continued

  • Membership Appreciation Party 2018

    On Friday, October 12, the Museum will host its annual Member Appreciation Party from 5 to 7:00 pm. Join us for a California-themed dinner, great California wines and other beverages, and tour our current exhibitions: “California Dreamin’” and “Tim Bessell, … Continued

  • Meet the Artists! Matt Rogers & Melissa Chandon

    Above: Matt Rogers, Summer Strand, Oil on Canvas, 54 x 114 inches 2018 Melissa Chandon and Matt Rogers’ joint exhibition at the Napa Valley Museum Yountville embodies the idyllic “California Dream” of freedom and vitality. Paintings of palm trees, lifeguard … Continued

  • Opening Celebration for “Paintings by Marvin Humphrey”

    From September 22 through October 28, 2018 Napa Valley Museum Yountville will present paintings by beloved St. Helena artist Marvin Humphrey, in the History Gallery. An Opening Celebration on Saturday, September 29 at 5 pm is FREE for Members; $10 for Non-Members. … Continued

  • Paintings by Marvin Humphrey

    St. Helena artist Marvin Humphrey brings his pun-filled trompe l’oeil paintings to the History Gallery. An Opening Celebration Saturday, September 29 at 5 pm is FREE for Members; $10 for Non-Members. Art sales during the exhibition will benefit the Museum. California native Marvin Humphrey has … Continued

  • “Compassionate Action” with Peter Coyote and Dick Grace

    SOLD OUT! There may be cancellations at the door. Napa Valley Museum Yountville continues its popular “In Conversation” series of speaking events with “Compassionate Action,” a discussion of how to turn our individual compassion into positive action for the benefit … Continued

  • Opening Celebrations California Dreamin’ Rogers/Chandon; Bessell Surfboards

    Please join our Opening Celebrations with the Artists on Saturday, September 1 from 5 – 7:30 pm for two exhibits: California Dreamin’ – paintings by Melissa Chandon & Matt Rogers in the Main Gallery and Surfboard Artist Tim Bessell in the Spotlight … Continued

  • Surfboard Artist Tim Bessell

    La Jolla-based contemporary California artist Timothy Bessell is known for the distinctive handmade surfboards he’s created throughout his career, having shaped more than 46,000 over the course of his lifetime.Bessell’s Artist Seriessurfboards pay homage to famous artists who have inspired him, … Continued

  • California Dreamin’: Paintings by Melissa Chandon & Matt Rogers

    Above: Melissa Chandon, Green Woody at the Beach | 60 x 72 inches, Acrylic on Canvas, 2017 Melissa Chandon and Matt Rogers’ joint exhibition at the Napa Valley Museum Yountville embodies the idyllic “California Dream” of freedom and vitality. Paintings of … Continued

  • Kindness Celebration & Walk

    Join Kindness Ambassadors Talulah & Ruby Finkelstein and the Napa Valley Museum Yountville for the Second Annual Napa Valley Kindness Celebration and Walk on August 18, 2018.  Participants are encouraged to bring signs with messages of kindness and gather at Yountville … Continued

  • Artist Talk with “Glass Master” Randy Strong

    Meet the extraordinary glass artist Randy Strong in the Spotlight Gallery! Trace the Artist’s career from the early days of California School of the Arts in Oakland to the Pilchuck School in the state of Washington to now as part … Continued

  • Herrero Happiness Hour

    To celebrate the Napa Valley Museum Yountville’s summer exhibit: “Lowell Herrero: Origins of an Original,” the Museum will offer HERRERO HAPPINESS HOUR from 12 noon to 1 pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays starting now through the exhibit’s run, which ends on … Continued

  • Opening Celebration of “Randy Strong – Glass Master”

    In the Spotlight Gallery from July 7 through August 19, Napa Valley Museum Yountville will present: Randy Strong – Glass Master, a unique collection of artist Randy Strong’s legendary 45-year career in the historic American Art Glass movement. View Strong’s work from … Continued

  • Opening Celebration “50 Years of the Napa Valley Agricultural Preserve”

    In the History Gallery from July 7 through September 16, 2018: 50 Years of the Napa Valley Agricultural Preserve. An interactive and dynamic exhibit to educate museum visitors about the History of the Napa Valley’s Agricultural Preserve: its key players, … Continued

  • Randy Strong- Glass Master

    From July 7 to August 19, Napa Valley Museum Yountville will present Randy Strong – Glass Master, a unique collection of Berkeley artist Randy Strong’s legendary 45-year career in the historic American Art Glass movement. View Strong’s work from early groundbreaking … Continued