The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

Today is Tuesday, August 22: Open 10am-8pm
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Your home for the best creative collaborations in Santa Cruz.

Coming up at the MAH

Abbott Square Grand Opening Weekend
Thursday, August 31st - Saturday, September 3rd
Celebrate the grand opening of Abbott Square with a weekend of free salsa classes, epic ball drops, t-shirt giveaways, First Friday, live music, and giant bubbles.

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Where you connect with old friends and make new ones

Where the kids get their hands dirty and minds ignited

Where you make your mark on the community

Volunteer at the MAH
Lend a hand. Learn new skills. Join a community of creative, curious people like you.

Where you explore three floors of interactive art & history

Lost Childhoods: Voices of Santa Cruz County Foster Youth and the Foster Youth Museum
Step into an exhibit about foster youth made with foster youth—and leave empowered to take effective action.

Where you experience The Participatory Museum

Ballooniverse: Balloon Art by Addi Somekh
Immerse yourself in a completely handmade balloon universe by Addi Somekh.