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February 2019

SCREENING: The Romance and Reaping of Riven Rock

February 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a free screening of this historical film. Riven Rock is one of Montecito’s most fabled estates and behind ... READ MORE

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March 2019

1st Thursday

March 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the Museum for an after-hours opportunity to visit our exhibitions with wine, music and more. On view now guests ... READ MORE

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Curator Tour: West-Dressed Woman

March 7 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Join the Museum for a special curator tour of The West-Dressed Woman: Highlights of the Costume Collection at 6pm. Sharon ... READ MORE

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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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