For the health and safety of the community, all Museum programs have been moved online.
The Museum of Ventura County, the Agriculture Museum in Santa Paula,
the Research Library & Archives, and the Albinger Archaeology Museum will be closed until further notice.
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Be safe, be well, and stay healthy. We look forward to welcoming you back at MVC when we reopen.
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The MVC Gallery Marketplace
Support the Museum of Ventura County and the talented artists of Ventura County
The MVC Gallery Marketplace has been created to help regional artists sell their works to collectors. The Museum’s Fine Arts Committee and Curatorial Team has selected notable artists working in many media, who represent some of the finest work in our county.
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2020 Year in Review
"The Museum of Ventura County — your museum — found a way to continue to fulfill its mission over the last 12 months, despite the tremulous year, and we are honored to share highlights of 2020 with you, our family of friends and supporters."
— Elena Brokaw,
The Barbara Barnard Smith Executive Director
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Journal of Ventura County
The Journal is made possible by the generosity of Jim Holden, Linda Hadlen, Grace Brandt, and Mary Stewart. Volume 61 containing "A Roll Over the Ranchos" and “The Wet Winter of 1884” is available for purchase for $10 through Amazon. The e-book version is free for Kindle subscribers.
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