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 18, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019
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Inspired by Juana: La Doña de la Frontera

Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Appearing in the Museum’s Main Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, October 18 to March 31, 2019.   Read more

Nov 08, 2018 - Jan 06, 2019
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Presents from the Past

Smith House Exhibit |

Presents from the Past: A Look Back at Christmas Gift-Giving appearing in the J. Gilbert Smith House, noon-4pm Thursdays-Sundays, November 8 to January 6, 2019. Read more

Jan 01, 2019 - Jan 02, 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

Jan 06, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Three Kings Day Celebration

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Honoring the Catholic tradition and Mexican heritage of Juana Briones, Three Kings Day, Día de los Reyes Magos, marks the end of the twelve days of Christmas.  The Wise Men... Read more

Jan 23, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Volunteer Open House Reception

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Become a volunteer at Los Altos History Museum! Whether it's caring for the precious artifacts, maintaining the gardens, helping in the gift shop, or leading tours in the historic J.... Read more

Jan 26, 2019
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Traditional Healing Workshop

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Learn about indigenous Mexican and Mexican American traditional medicine with Elisa Marina Alvarado. The workshop will include presentation of fundamental indigenous concepts about healing and health and activities to experience... Read more