Hours & Admission

The Museum will be closed for exhibition turnover from May 1 through May 19,
Reopening on Wednesday May 20 at 10 am with Tiki Dreams!

Wednesdays through Sundays from 10 am to 4 pm, closed Monday-Tuesday and major holidays – see schedule below.

Please visit our COVID-19 update page for the latest guidance for visitors.
Masks are recommended to protect our vulnerable Veterans Home resident population, but not required.
Unvaccinated individuals are required to wear masks per county requirements.
Please do not visit if you are ill or showing symptoms of COVID-19

The Museum is closed on the following holidays:

      New Year’s Day (January 1) 

      Easter Sunday 

      Memorial Day 

      4th of July 

      Labor Day 

      Thanksgiving Day  

      Christmas Eve (December 24) 

      Christmas Day (December 25) 

      Day after Christmas (December 26) 

Current Regular Admission Prices:
Members: entry is Free
Non-Member Adults (18 to under 65): $15
Non-Members Seniors (65+): $10
Youth (6–17): $5.00
Children (5 and under): Free
Admission is Free for residents of the California Veterans Home and Active Duty Military
Audio tours and add-ons at additional cost

We are proud to participate in Bank of America’s Museums on Us program – with free admission the first full weekend of the month for Bank of America, Merrill and Private Bank cardholders.

The Museum welcomes NARMS reciprocal members to the Spotlight and History Galleries, and select exhibitions in the Main Galleries. NARMS admission does not include audio tours and/or Special Ticketed Exhibitions. Our Main Gallery exhibit: “Jeff Bridges: Pictures” is NOT included with NARMS admission, but all our Spotlight and History Gallery exhibits are included.

The Museum participates in the Blue Star Museums program from May to Labor Day.