All Posts By

Kristen Fuller

Events

Adobe Creek Lodge Tour Sold Out!

Attend a private, history-led tour of this estate developed by San Francisco businessman Milton Haas. In 1934 Haas purchased the 35-acre Los Altos Hills property to develop a luxurious country retreat. He engaged prominent San Francisco architects to design a $250,000, 17-room English-style manor, an immense sum at that time, as well as built outbuildings and accommodations. The property was considered among the finest on the San Francisco…
May 22, 2017
Press Releases

Los Altos Museum Seeks Volunteers

Los Altos, CA – The Los Altos History Museum has been a vital contributor to the life of the local community for almost 40 years. The dedicated support of its volunteers has been critical to its past success. “I truly appreciate the assistance of hundreds of volunteers over the years,” said the new Executive Director, Dr. Elisabeth Ward. “They have…
May 12, 2017
A Taste of California Native Foods, Saturday March 18, 2017Press Releases

A Taste of California Native Foods, Saturday March 18, 2017

Los Altos, CA – The Los Altos History Museum is proud to offer a special program “A Taste of Native American Foods” in cooperation with Epicurean Group and Slow Food South Bay on Saturday, March 18th, at the Los Altos History Museum. Visitors may taste native foods and enjoy presentations from 4-5 speakers discussing Native Foods and Culture. The event…
March 10, 2017
Press Releases

Ikebana: The Art of Flower Arrangement 3-day Pop-Up Exhibit at Los Altos History Museum

Los Altos, CA – The Second Annual Ikebana Flower Show sponsored by the Los Altos History Museum will return April 21-23 in the main gallery. Last year more than 700 people attended the two-day show to view the beautiful arrangements created by Katsuko Thielke and her students.Continue Reading Ikebana: The Art of Flower Arrangement 3-day Pop-Up Exhibit at Los Altos…
March 8, 2017
Press Releases

New Executive Director joins Los Altos History Museum

Los Altos, CA – The Executive Committee is pleased to announce that Elisabeth I. Ward, Ph. D. will join the Los Altos History Museum as its new Executive Director effective March 20, 2017. There will be a series of private receptions to introduce Dr. Ward to the Los Altos/Los Altos Hills community. “Elisabeth will be a passionate and energetic leader,…
March 1, 2017
Exhibits

Raggedy Ann and Andy exhibit extended through May 28th

Due to its popularity, the Love One Another exhibit has been extended through May. Featuring the adored duo, Raggedy Ann and Andy, it will remain in the J. Gilbert Smith House to the delight of visitors and the third-grade school tours that visit the J. Gilbert Smith House each March.
February 22, 2017