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Bolinas Museum

48 Wharf Road, Bolinas, CA 94924
+1 415-868-0330
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Never disappoints!

This gem of a museum never disappoints. They always have very interesting and diverse shows in... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Kentfield, California
Quite a Surprise

This was an unexpected surprise in quirky Bolinas. Three lovely buildings have been dedicated to... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Petaluma, California
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The Museum comprises five galleries as well as the Wintersteen Courtyard. The Main Gallery offers bi-monthly changing exhibitions of contemporary art and history. The Helene Sturdivant Mayne Photography Gallery shows six exhibitions a year of diverse fine art photography. Regional artists are featured in the Coastal Marin Artists Gallery and The Margaret Duncan Greene Gallery exhibits selections from the permanent collection of art from the 1800s to the present. The Floyd Russell Family History Room details the history of the area with photographs, documents and objects from the extensive collections in the Museum’s archive. One wall is reserved for changing displays of regional interest.
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4 Sep 2017
“Never disappoints!”
19 Mar 2017
“Quite a Surprise”
48 Wharf Road, Bolinas, CA 94924
+1 415-868-0330
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

This gem of a museum never disappoints. They always have very interesting and diverse shows in the main galley. The coastal history gallery is full of interesting photos and information.

Thank meixing17
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This was an unexpected surprise in quirky Bolinas. Three lovely buildings have been dedicated to showing a variety of artists. One had chairs made by local artists, ceramic lamps, and a photography display. There was also about a dozen paintings in their permanent collection. Nicely...More

Thank pfefmeister
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Buzz , the famous and infamous Owner of Buzzes surf shop in Bolinas is finally getting some well deserved recognition. Buzz was surfing and creating great boards, skate boards and designs, when most of today's surfers, were only a thought in their parents minds. Come...More

Thank micyer
Reviewed 19 November 2015

We went to the Bolinas Museum for a specific exhibition which was wonderful. We didn't expect to find such a fascinating and well designed museum offering a wide range of visual treats, and history in a tranquil setting. Very worth a visit and the opening...More

Thank yankeelass57
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I wouldn't have expected a town as small as Bolinas to have a museum and art gallery as good as this, but they do! You have to check when it is open, mostly at weekends if I remember correctly. There is a permanent exhibition with...More

1  Thank candirisk
Reviewed 18 June 2012

I've seen some very interesting exhits here, but it's closed more often than open when I'm in town. Probably due to my time frame that it's.

Thank Qoekc
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