Museum “Mirage” Sale
Maturango Museum Mirage Sale, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., Friday & Saturday, August 26 & 27. This will be a rummage sale where you can find interesting and useful treasures ! We have for sale many picture frames, some still in original packaging, from Martina Camphausen’s estate. Please donate your gently used, fun and useful items to seek their “final frontier”.
You can bring your items in to the Museum or contact Debbie Benson at email@example.com or 760-375-6900 and we can arrange pick-up.
The Museum’s Gallery showcases various artists’ works, as well as the popular Open Studio Tour. An Artist Reception, open to the public, is held opening night and artist interviews are available on our web site.
Petroglyph Tours to Little Petroglyph Canyon – the largest concentration of petroglyphs in the western hemisphere – are sponsored by the museum and held in the spring and fall of each year. Spring and Fall dates are announced in advance on our web site, newsletter and mass emailing.
Open Studio Tour Call to Artists
The Maturango Museum is now accepting applications (due by August 10) from local artists for the Maturango Museum’s Open Studio Tour 2016. Artists open their studios for the 2-day event so ticket holders can visit and purchase artwork. The tour will be Saturday and Sunday, October 15 & 16, 10 am – 5 pm each day.
The mission of the Maturango Museum is to preserve, interpret, and develop an appreciation for the natural and cultural history of the Northern Mojave Desert through research and education in the natural and physical sciences, and to promote the arts.
Featured Artist Interviews
100 East Las Flores Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-375-6900 | FAX 760-375-0479
Open Daily 10 am to 5 pm
(Excluding Major Holiday)