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Intriguing Collection of Artists

It's definitelh worth your time to take more than a quick peak. This building holds the studios of... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
San Jose, California
Treasure house of California Artists - many of them with their studios right there!

This museum is not very talked about but it has a treasure of California artists on display. Also... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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The Peninsula Museum of Art enhances the community and enriches lives through art and education, featuring outstanding artists of the Greater Bay Area with exhibitions, art classes for children and adults, special events, and working artist studios.
1777 California Dr, Burlingame, CA 94010-3201
+1 650-692-2101
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

...saw online mention of an Art Show at the Peninsula Museum of Art in Millbrae/Burlingame. Had passed a small sign indicating the Museum's parking lot but never thought of stopping. The facility is primarily studio and work space for all types of artists and creative...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sfrdrunner
Reviewed 11 November 2018

It's definitelh worth your time to take more than a quick peak. This building holds the studios of over 25 artists. There is also a small gift shop and collective art gallery. You may also take art classes here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Choc18Chip
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This museum is not very talked about but it has a treasure of California artists on display. Also, thirty artists rent studios there and invite you to walk in and see and talk about their process. A must do if you're an artist and still...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank nomadcouple
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Peninsula Museum of Art after 4+ years living in Burlingame has grown and expanded its reach into the community in a number of ways. It's now featuring a POP UP at the Museum this Thursday, Aug. 10, from 6 pm to 10 pm with...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank njwoodster
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The current exhibition featured the photography of Dorthea Lange, plus a really cool collection of cameras dating back to the 1800's. The museum also houses the galleries and workshops of a many local artists of varying styles and media, from hats to sculpture to whatsthat?...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank mkm1013
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The museum, including its gift shop, always has interesting art by local artists. The adjacent artists' studios are worth, particularly when the Peninsula Open Studios events take place or when an exhibit in the museum is opening. At that time most, if not all, of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 384SHD
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Everything in here is awsome, great for groups too. I try to go back as often as I can with my busy schedule but if i could go once a week it would be worth it

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank AntonioCerritos
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We had some time to spare in Burlingame and discovered this local museum. The exhibits were interesting, and what makes this special is that local artists have studios here and are available to chat and talk about their work. We made new friends and discovered...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank LeenaBeenaKansasCity
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Top notch with loads of local artisans and artists. We take everyone that visits! Do not miss this local gem.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank cflynnl
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Very eclectic exhibits, but all well displayed in a small compass. Free museum, good volunteer staff, small shop. Best of all is the attached set of artists' studios, where the artists will happily chat with visitors. A nice addition to the Peninsula art scene.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Bart C
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