Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, Santa Cruz

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#4 of 7 in Museums in Santa Cruz
Art Museum · Hidden Gem · History Museum
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  • We went to the Santa Cruz Museu of Art and History. Its in the downtown area. On the 3rd level there is an outdoor sculpture garden. When we visited they were changing the exhibits on the 3rd...  more »
  • First Friday was a blast! Tattoo exhibit is so beautiful and respectful and loving of people in their chosen skin art. I love the rotating history exhibit with so many cool artifacts of farmworker...  more »
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  • I love this museum. Dynamic, beautiful, embraces and celebrates local creators as well as celebrates out of town artists. A destination spot with a friendly, professional staff who treats everyone with respect. I should add I've exhibited here several times & I've always had the privilege of working with other talented, wonderful artists who truly know how to work well as a cohesive team.
  • Three-storied museum not only offers its artistic exhibitions in use of variable materials, but also allows visitor a peek to the past history in Santa Cruz. I especially enjoyed the Q and A stations that were thought-provoking. The outdoor rest area has a small garden and a bunch of interesting statues. Library card holders can get in free with the Discover and Go pass. It is a lovely museum that is worth checking out while you are in the area.

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