Hours & Admission

Masks are required to protect our vulnerable Veterans Home resident population.
Proof of vaccination or recent covid test required for Museum events.
Please visit our COVID-19 update page for the latest guidance for visitors.


Our Spotlight and History Galleries will be open with our latest exhibitions Fridays through Sundays 11-4, with special admission of $5, through September 24, 2021.
The Main Gallery is closed for exhibition turnover. The new exhibit Dangerous Games: Treacherous Toys We Loved As Kids, opens at 11 am on September 25, 2021.

Beginning Saturday, September 25, 2021:
Thursdays through Sundays from 11 to 4, closed Monday-Wednesday and major holidays.

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

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: “Dangerous Games: Treacherous Toys We Loved As Kids” is NOT included with NARMS admission, but all our Spotlight and History Gallery exhibits are included.

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 BofA and Merrill Lynch cardholders.

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