11 May 2019 through 8 Sep 2019
From the Valley of Heart’s Delight to the delight of a valley of technology and innovation, the people here have eaten well. The fertile soil and temperate climate brought the native Ohlones, the settlers, the farms, the produce, the transportation, the immigration, the education, and the boom in population to a valley abundant with possibilities for growth.
18 Oct 2018 through 31 Mar 2019
The story of Juana Briones is a tale of resilience, ingenuity and business savvy – the hallmarks of Silicon Valley. Juana Briones was a dynamic 19th century figure who owned several businesses, many parcels of land, was a talented business woman, traditional healer and advocate for her family in what is now Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Palo Alto, San Jose, and San Francisco.
5 Jul 2018 through 7 Oct 2018
View never-before-shown works of art by local artists that showcase "echoes of the past" by representing many historic homes and historical sites that are still present in our landscape and capture our connection to the past.
1 Jun 2018 through 1 Jul 2018
A follow-on exhibition to "Over Here: Americans at Home in World War I" with local artifacts and stories that focus on the growing Los Altos community in the context of a wartime Peninsula. Featuring personal letters, original newspaper stories, information on Camp Fremont, and graphic posters promoting patriotic messages.