Bolinas Museum


48 Wharf Road
Bolinas, CA 94924

Founded in 1983, the mission of the Bolinas Museum is to collect, preserve, and exhibit the arts and history of Coastal Marin and to present exhibitions and events that provide inspiration and cultural enrichment to residents and visitors. Admission is always free.

The Bolinas Museum presents more than 18 exhibitions per year. The Main Gallery offers changing exhibitions of contemporary art and history. Regional artists are featured in the Coastal Marin Artists Gallery. The Helene Sturdivant Mayne Photography Gallery presents exhibitions of diverse fine art photography and The Margaret Duncan Greene Gallery exhibits selections from the permanent collection of art from the 1800s to the present. The Floyd Russell Family History Room details the history of the area with photographs, documents and objects from the extensive collections in the Museum’s archive. One wall is reserved for changing displays of regional interest.

The museum also offers numerous free public events throughout the year such as gallery talks, panel discussions and courtyard concerts as well as a number of fun fundraisers including the Annual Benefit Art Auction at the Peace Barn and the Hardly Strictly Mini: A Biennial Benefit Exhibition featuring smaller works and then some!

Museum Hours:

Friday 1:00 - 5:00pm

Saturday 12:00 - 5:00pm

Sunday 12:00 - 5:00pm