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
May 02, 2019 - Oct 06, 2019
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Silicon Valley Eats

Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Appearing in the Museum’s Main Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, May 2 to October 6, 2019.   Read more

May 30, 2019 - Nov 10, 2019
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Gadgets Galore! Transforming the American Household

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

Appearing in the Museum’s J. Gilbert Smith House Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, May 30 to November 10, 2019.   Read more

Oct 01, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Volunteer Open House

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Learn how you can become a part of local history at Los Altos History Museum's free Volunteer Open House Reception on Tuesday, October 1 from 3-5pm. Whether it's caring for... Read more

Oct 12, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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If Cars Could Talk

Event | Auto Vino, Menlo Park CA

REVVING UP THE FUTURE OF THE  LOS ALTOS HISTORY MUSEUM An Exclusive event for car enthusiasts and wine lovers Los Altos History Museum is holding a unique event for car... Read more

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

Oct 19, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Orchard Heritage Walk

Event | Los Altos Library, Los Altos, CA

Take a stroll through history as Robin Chapman, author of "California Apricots: The Lost Orchards of Silicon Valley," leads heritage walks through the Los Altos Civic Center Orchard Saturdays, October... Read more

Oct 20, 2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Our Community Prepares - Opening Reception

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Join us for the opening reception of the exhibition "Our Community Prepares: Acts of Nature, Then and Now" with a display of vintage and new emergency vehicles. Climb aboard fire... Read more

Oct 23, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Water Safety and Reliability Workshop

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

On October 23rd, National “Imagine A Day Without Water," take some time to reflect on the importance of the water supply in Los Altos and Los Altos Hills and learn... Read more

Oct 26, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Orchard Heritage Walk

Event | Los Altos Library, Los Altos, CA

Take a stroll through history as Robin Chapman, author of "California Apricots: The Lost Orchards of Silicon Valley," leads heritage walks through the Los Altos Civic Center Orchard Saturdays, October... Read more

Oct 26, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Apricot Pruning and Marshmallow Roast

Event | Los Altos Library, Los Altos, CA

Chat about pruning, snip some twigs, and keep alive the stories of roasting marshmallows over the embers of pruned branches. Led by Phil Doetsch, Orchardist and Frank Niccoli, Horticulturalist. Co-Sponsored with... Read more