We are proud to bring you an exciting lineup of programs, events and exhibits intended to engage your thinking, stimulate your creativity and encourage interaction and enjoyment among friends, family and the community. Check our calendar to see what’s coming up…And be sure to mark yours!

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Happening This Month

Date/Time Event
Oct 17, 2019 - Jan 19, 2020
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Our Community Prepares: Acts of Nature, Then and Now

Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Appearing in the Museum’s Main Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, October 17, 2019 to January 19, 2020   Read more

Nov 20, 2019 - Jan 05, 2020
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Ham for the Holidays

Smith House Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Appearing in the Museum’s J. Gilbert Smith House Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, November 20, 2019 to January 5, 2020. Read more

Dec 06, 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Smith House Escape Room

Event | J. Gilbert Smith House, Los Altos CA

Looking for a holiday adventure? This December the Los Altos History Museum is offering an Escape Room experience at the historic J. Gilbert Smith House. On one enchanted night the... Read more

Dec 06, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Smith House Escape Room

Event | J. Gilbert Smith House, Los Altos CA

Looking for a holiday adventure? This December the Los Altos History Museum is offering an Escape Room experience at the historic J. Gilbert Smith House. On one enchanted night the... Read more

Dec 11, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Holiday Safety Workshop

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

From lightbulbs to ladders, make sure your family knows how to stay safe throughout the season. Captain Denise Gluhan (Ret.), Emergency Services Manager for Los Altos Hills County Fire District,... Read more

Dec 24, 2019 - Dec 25, 2019
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Museum Closed

Holiday | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Closed New Year's, Easter, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas days. Gardens are open at all times. Enjoy lunch at the tables under the oaks. Read more