The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

Today is Monday, March 27: Closed Mondays
Directions & Admission
The MAH is open during Abbott Square construction. Enter only on Front St.

Free 1st Fridays

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Free First Friday

Fri, Apr 7, 2017, 5–9 pm

Celebrate a brand new exhibition featuring Native American photography and artifacts by Dugan Aguilar and the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band. Enjoy live music and get hands-on with an all-ages art activity. AUDITORIUM TALK | 5:30-6:30PM | Auditorium | Don’t miss a talk with Amah Mutsun Tribal Band Chairman Valentin Lopez for the opening of She Sang Me a Good Luck Song. Chairman Lopez will discuss the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band’s history and current day activities. ART ACTIVITY | 5:00-9:00PM | Classroom | Get messy…

Free First Friday: Bike Night

Fri, May 5, 2017, 5–9 pm

Free First Friday Join us for Bike Night this First Friday, which will kick-off the celebration of Ecology Action’s  Annual Santa Cruz County Bike Week. Bike Night is a family-friendly event for community members to come learn about local bike resources and celebrate biking in Santa Cruz.

Free First Friday

Fri, Jun 2, 2017, 5–9 pm

Explore three floors of exhibitions for free, dance to live music and get hands-on with an all-ages art activity. AUDITORIUM TALK | 5:30-6:30PM | Auditorium | ART ACTIVITY | 5:00-9:00PM | Classroom | LIVE MUSIC | 6:30-9pm | Atrium | FREE EXHIBITIONS | Explore three floors of exhibitions for free. We Who Work; Prints and Tapestries by Hung Liu–  What does “work” look like? Explore vibrant, mixed media portraits of laborers by Hung Liu. Learn about low wage work in Santa Cruz by Working for…

Free First Friday

Fri, Jul 7, 2017, 5–9 pm

  Explore three floors of exhibitions for free, dance to live music and get hands-on with an all-ages art activity. AUDITORIUM TALK | 5:30-6:30PM | Auditorium | ART ACTIVITY | 5:00-9:00PM | Classroom | LIVE MUSIC | 6:30-9pm | Atrium | FREE EXHIBITIONS | Explore three floors of exhibitions for free. Lost Childhoods– Lost Childhoods showcases the stories, struggles, and triumphs of transition-age foster youth across California. This exhibition is powerful platform for dialogue and action in Santa Cruz County. She Sang Me A Good…

Free First Friday

Fri, Aug 4, 2017, 5–9 pm

Explore three floors of exhibitions for free, dance to live music and get hands-on with an all-ages art activity. AUDITORIUM TALK | 5:30-6:30PM | Auditorium | ART ACTIVITY | 5:00-9:00PM | Classroom | LIVE MUSIC | 6:30-9pm | Atrium | FREE EXHIBITIONS | Explore three floors of exhibitions for free.     Chamber of Heart & Mystery —  Dive into this imaginarium for all ages. The Chamber of Heart and Mystery invites you to explore the mysteries surrounding the human heart. Staged as a…

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