The Fullerton Museum Center presents multi disciplinary exhibits and educational programs in the areas of science, history, art, and the humanities. We are home to the Leo Fender Gallery featuring the history of the electric guitar.
The Fullerton Museum is located in the heart of Downtown Fullerton next to the Downtown Plaza and across from Plaza Park.
Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens is an award-winning cultural arts institution and historic site overlooking the San Clemente Pier. The institution is open to the public Tuesday-Sunday for tours of the home and gardens, and provides a rich selection of nearly 100 performances, art exhibitions, lectures, workshops & tours year-round to people of all ages.
UCI’s Institute and Museum of California Art (IMCA) is home to two foundational collections of California art—The Irvine Museum Collection, comprising more than 1,300 California Impressionist and plein air paintings, and The Buck Collection, including 3,000-plus works of California modern and post-war contemporary art. The university is planning to construct a permanent museum and research institute to serve as a global magnet for the exhibition and study of California art within its social, historical, environmental, and cultural frameworks.
the turn of the century through the 1930s, Laguna
Beach was home to one of the most significant
artists' colony on the Pacific Coast. The Laguna
Art Museum has not only been the focal point of
this art colony but, instrumental in uncovering
its history as well. This museum collects, cares for, and exhibits works of art that were created by California artists or represent the life and history of the state.
modern and contemporary art. Critically acclaimed exhibitions such as Birth of the Cool: Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury, Mary Heilmann: To Be Someone, Picasso to Pollock: Modern Masterpieces from the Wadsworth Athenaeum Museum of Art, and Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series, draw more than 40,000 visitors annually.
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