Talks provide Bowers visitors with access to respected speakers and experts from around the world; each offering a special perspective on the collections, exhibitions and themes housed and explored by the Bowers Museum through the varied lenses of archaeology, anthropology, education, social sciences and the arts. This is your time to ponder, your place to learn and your space to share with your community.

Virtual Public Tour -- Miao: Masters of Silver
Virtual Public Tour -- Miao: Masters of Silver

April 29, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIvE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour -- Miao:...

ARCE ONLINE: The Valley of the Kings: An Archaeological Look at One of the Most Iconic Sites of Ancient Egypt
ARCE ONLINE: The Valley of the Kings: An Archaeological Look at One of the Most Iconic Sites of Ancient Egypt

May 1, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Presented...

ONLINE: Jade World of the Artist with Dr. Alison Chou
ONLINE: Jade World of the Artist with Dr. Alison Chou

May 2, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Presented...

ONLINE: American Civil War Origins of Cinco de Mayo with David E. Hayes-Bautista
ONLINE: American Civil War Origins of Cinco de Mayo with David E. Hayes-Bautista

May 5, 2021 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by David E. Hayes-Bautista, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Director,...

Crescendo Celebrity Series: A Walt Disney Journey with Jeff Kurtti
Crescendo Celebrity Series: A Walt Disney Journey with Jeff Kurtti

May 13, 2021 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Crescendo Chapter of the Guilds of Segerstrom Center for the Arts: Celebrity Speaker Series 2021 Accomplished...

ONLINE ENCORE + LIVE Q&A: Dali and Disney: Destino with David A. Bossert
ONLINE ENCORE + LIVE Q&A: Dali and Disney: Destino with David A. Bossert

May 15, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Join...

ONLINE ENCORE + LIVE Q&A: Great Moments with Walt Disney – Sound and Music with Randy Thornton
ONLINE ENCORE + LIVE Q&A: Great Moments with Walt Disney – Sound and Music with Randy Thornton

May 16, 2021 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS *EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS BEGINNING AT MIDNIGHT! Find...

BSOC ONLINE: Collectible Turquoise with Peter Vajda
BSOC ONLINE: Collectible Turquoise with Peter Vajda

May 22, 2021 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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PURCHASE TICKETS Peter Vajda is considered a top gemstone expert and one of the largest rare turquoise dealers in...

Distilled California: An Imbibed History
Distilled California: An Imbibed History

May 22, 2021 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Join Dylan Almendral, Gentleman Historian, and Ryan Friesen, Distiller Extraordinaire, for an evening of libations...