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March 2019

Talk: Powerful Women in Santa Barbara History

March 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a talk in honor of Women's History Month. The Museum is pleased to be part of the ... READ MORE

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April 2019

1st Thursday

April 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the Museum for the opportunity to view Trusted Treasures: Favorite Works of our Trustees.   Also on view for ... READ MORE

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1969: The Santa Barbara Oil Spill & Birth of the Environmental Movement

April 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

By Marc McGinnes On January 28, 1969, a blowout at Union Oil’s Platform A caused three million gallons of oil ... READ MORE

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May 2019

Great Photographers in Santa Barbara History

May 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for the opening of Great Photographers in Santa Barbara History: Gledhill Library Collection 1860-1960.  The exhibition will highlight ... READ MORE

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MAD Gala

May 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Museum is pleased to support the Santa Barbara High School MAD Academy by hosting their Gala at the Museum. ... READ MORE

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TALK: Way Back When: Santa Barbara in 1918

May 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Author Betsy Green invites you to “time-travel to the New Year’s Eve party at the Potter Hotel in Santa Barbara ... READ MORE

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June 2019

Opening: Project Fiesta

June 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for the kick-off off of this year's installation of Project Fiesta: A History of Old Spanish Days. Celebrate ... READ MORE

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History Happy Hour: Santa Barbara Celebrates!

June 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

In honor of Project Fiesta: A History of Old Spanish Days, join us for HISTORY HAPPY HOUR: Fiestas, Festivals and ... READ MORE

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July 2019

Historical Urban Hike: Fiesta!

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

In honor of Project Fiesta: A History of Old Spanish Days, join us for a HISTORICAL HIKE: Old Spanish Days:  ... READ MORE

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La Fiesta del Museo

July 20 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Santa Barbara Historical Museum invites you to celebrate the dance, culture, cuisine and costumes of Old Spanish Days. Featuring music ... READ MORE

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