Since its reopening in 1991, the Bowers Museum has hosted more than 80 exhibitions such as Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur, Secret World of the Forbidden City, The World of the Etruscans, Tibet: Treasures from the Roof of the World, Queen of Sheba: Legend and Reality, Mummies: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt, Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China's First Emperor, Art of the Samurai: Selections from the Tokyo National Museum, Lucy's Legacy: The Hidden Treasures of Ethiopia, Gods and Gifts: Treasures from the Vatican Ethnographic Museum, and Guo Pei: Couture Beyond.

Upcoming Events

 

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.19.2021

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.19.2021

September 19, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...

Autumn Moon Free Festival

Autumn Moon Free Festival

September 19, 2021 - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Festivals

Listen and dance to lovely music performed on traditional instruments, be entertained by a Changing Faces and Kung-Fu performance, create art, and...

Virtual Public Tour-Travel the World with Bowers 9.22.2021

Virtual Public Tour-Travel the World with Bowers 9.22.2021

September 22, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS!  Virtual Public Tour -- Ready for Adventure: Travel the World...

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.23.2021

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.23.2021

September 23, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...

Anne's Treasures - Arp Art

Anne's Treasures - Arp Art

September 23, 2021 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Workshops & Classes

ANNE'S TREASURES | 2ND & 4TH THURSDAYS A very special arts engagement program for seniors, Anne’s Treasures workshops will be held in-person at...

Timeless Melodies: Famous Movie Songs

Timeless Melodies: Famous Movie Songs

September 23, 2021 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Talks

Health update starting 8/28: In an attempt to protect staff and visitors against the spread of COVID-19 and variants, all attendees to the Norma...

Bead Society OC Member Bead Sale

Bead Society OC Member Bead Sale

September 25, 2021 - 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Special Events

Join members of Bead Society Orange County as they sell/swap/trade their beads and share their findings. All are welcome! Location: Key Courtyard...

¡Lotería! Presentation + Book Signing with Dr. Gloria Arjona

¡Lotería! Presentation + Book Signing with Dr. Gloria Arjona

September 25, 2021 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Talks

Enjoy an interactive presentation by Dr. Gloria Arjona based on her book ¡Lotería! In ¡Lotería! (Floricanto Press, December 2020), Dr. Gloria...

Virtual Public Tour-Artistic Legacy: The Ann and Bill Cullen Collection 9.26.2021

Virtual Public Tour-Artistic Legacy: The Ann and Bill Cullen Collection 9.26.2021

September 26, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Take a virtual tour of the Ann and Bill Cullen Collection and...

Remembering Gayle Garner Roski with Ruth Weisberg

Remembering Gayle Garner Roski with Ruth Weisberg

September 26, 2021 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Talks

Health update starting 8/28: In an attempt to protect staff and visitors against the spread of COVID-19 and variants, all attendees to the Norma...

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.29.2021

Virtual Public Tour - The Gift of Los Angeles Memories in Watercolor by Gayle Garner Roski 9.29.2021

September 29, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...

Virtual Public Tour-Artistic Legacy: The Ann and Bill Cullen Collection 9.30.2021

Virtual Public Tour-Artistic Legacy: The Ann and Bill Cullen Collection 9.30.2021

September 30, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Take a virtual tour of the Ann and Bill Cullen Collection and...