• Opening Celebration: Modern Women | Modern Vision and Oscar Aguilar Olea

    Buy TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite Join us for a festive celebration of our THREE new exhibitions: The world premiere of: Modern Women | Modern Vision: Works from the Bank of America Collection featuring leading female Modernist photographers of the 20th … Continued

  • Oscar Aguilar Olea: La Esencia de la Mujer, and The Artist Studio

    MORE ART CLASSES WITH OSCAR IN 2020!  Sign up for our newsletter or follow us on facebook for dates. Explore the female form with Mexican-born, Napa Valley painter and sculptor Oscar Aguilar Olea. In a companion exhibition: The Artist’s Studio, visit … Continued

  • Les Femmes Surréalistes

    Admission is FREE with regular Museum Admission and during the Making HERstory Conference from October 26 – 27. The Napa Valley Museum Yountville announces the opening on October 16 of an extraordinary two week “Pop-Up” exhibition in the Spotlight Gallery: … Continued

  • Modern Women | Modern Vision: Works from the Bank of America Collection

    In the Main Gallery, From November 9, 2019 through January 19, 2020, Napa Valley Museum Yountville presents Modern Women | Modern Vision: Works from the Bank of America Collection. Modern Women | Modern Vision presents more than one hundred photographic … Continued

  • Speaking Event: Fariba Bogzaran

    Photo by Sina Dehghani Fariba Bogzaran, PhD, is a scholar and artist who founded the dream studies program at John
 F. Kennedy University in Berkeley, where she also taught in the Arts and Consciousness department for over two decades. As … Continued

  • Sake Pairing on the Museum Terrace with Miminashi

    Buy TicketsBuy Tickets on Eventbrite The Napa Valley Museum Yountville celebrates World Sake Day with a Sake Pairing on the Museum Terrace, curated by Napa’s acclaimed Miminashi restaurant. Enjoy the artistry of Chef Curtis De Fede’s exquisite bites, paired with Wine … Continued

  • Surreal Picnics on the Patio

    Enjoy Free Museum admission to The Surrealist Revolution in America  and Juanita Guccione: Otherwhere, every Wednesday from 12 to 1 pm. Complimentary Iced Surreal-Tea provided. Bring your lunch to our sunny outdoor picnic tables for a surreally sublime afternoon. Please … Continued

  • Tour with the Guest Curator of our Surrealism Exhibitions

    At noon on select Saturdays: August 10 and 24 September 7, 14, 28 October 19 – tour includes new pop-up exhibit: Les Femmes Surrealists FREE with Museum Admission Join our guest curator Kendy Genovese for another scintillating series of curated tours … Continued

  • Juanita Guccione: Otherwhere

    Museum Admission is $15: Adult (age 18-64); $7.50: Seniors (65+) and Kids under 18. Admission is Free for Museum Members, residents of the California Veterans Home and Active Duty Military. Admission to the Spotlight and History Galleries is included with Main Gallery admission. Featured image: Juanita M. … Continued

  • The Surrealist Revolution in America

    This comprehensive survey explores the Surrealist revolution of thought and the role chance and choice played in the evolution of the avant-garde in America. The exhibition features original paintings, drawings and objects by Enrico Donati, Jimmy Ernst, David Hare, Gerome Kamrowski, … Continued

  • On Tour: France is a Feast: the Photographic Journey of Paul & Julia Child

    On exhibition through March 8, 2020 at the CIA at Copia, the Napa Valley Museum presents its touring exhibition of “France is a Feast: The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child.” Based on our acclaimed world-premiere exhibition at the Napa … Continued

  • “Upside of Down”: Student Exhibition

    This exhibit gives high school students across five counties the opportunity to apply higher order thinking, by engaging in the curatorial practices of collecting and organizing of artworks, and sharing the collection with the community. March 9 – April 28, 2019 in the History Gallery.  Exhibit celebration and awards … Continued

  • Laurie Shelton’s “Cows” in the Spotlight Gallery

    Painter Laurie Shelton is a longtime Napa Valley resident whose paintings of farm animals are highly prized from St. Helena to Palo Alto to Paris. Having lost her husband to brain cancer, the image of a cow became the vehicle … Continued

  • Picasso & The Masters of 20th Century Printmaking

    PICASSO & THE MASTERS OF 20TH CENTURY PRINTMAKING “A dazzler”   – Napa Valley Register, May 30, 2019 This exhibition is a deep dive into the fine art of printmaking as exemplified by Pablo Picasso and the modern masters of the 20th … 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

  • Walt Disney’s Trains

    This family-friendly exhibition, organized with San Francisco’s Walt Disney Family Museum, explores the influence that railroad trains had on Walt Disney‘s life and work. It also tells the story of how his railroading legacy lives on to this day in … 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