Past Exhibits

October 08, 2011 through April 22, 2012

Main Gallery

This original exhibit inspires a deep connection to this precious and essential resource through indoor and outdoor exhibits that incorporate artifacts, stories, photographs, maps and artwork by San Francisco Bay Area–based artists.

Related Programs

  • Water Magic Show – February 4, 2012
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Walking Tour March 3, 2012
  • Watershed Tour of Adobe Creek March 24, 2012
  • Earth Day Celebration at the Museum April 21, 2012

Exhibit Description

The story of water in this region is told from a historical perspective beginning with the indigenous tribal people up to modern day through a comprehensive and interactive exhibition experience. It underscores how each period in our local history has been characterized by a changing relationship between humans and water. The exhibit ends by encouraging the community to explore ways to use water more efficiently and restore our watersheds to ensure a brighter future.

Exhibit Highlights

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