The wine country offers an array of museums, festivals and annual events in film, music, dance and theatre. Below is partial list of resources in Sonoma and Napa Counties.
California Indian Museum & Cultural Center
Educational programs and exhibitsabout the history, culture, and life of California native Americans.
Charles M. Schulz Museum
Museum dedicated to preserving, displaying, and interpreting the art of cartoonist, Charles M. Schulz, creator of Peanuts
Children’s Museum of Sonoma
Interactive exhibits and educational programs in science and the arts.
Outdoor gardens, showcasing installations by landscape architects and designers. Educational seminars, public events, retail venues, dining and wine tasting.
Gould-Shaw House Museum
Cloverdale based historical center featuring ongoing exhibits and photo archives of the region.
Healdsburg Museum & Historical Society
Museum exhibits featuring history of Healdsburg and surrounding area through educational programs and historical research.
Luther Burbank Home & Gardens
Registered National, State & City Historic Landmark in Santa Rosa honoring the life and work of world-renowned horticulturist Luther Burbank. Educational programs and plants sales.
Mission San Francisco Solano
Mission is named for St. Francis Solano, is part of the Sonoma State Historic Park.
Pacific Coast Air Museum
Non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the acquisition, restoration, safe operation and display of historic aircraft.
Petaluma Historical Library and Museum
Neo-classical style building housing historical collections of the region.Stunning interior acoustics provide ultimate music experience for performers and audience.
Petaluma Trolley Museum
History with photo archives of the trolley and rail line system built in the late 1880’s.
Current developments propose connections through Petaluma’s historic downtown district and nearby destinations.
Petaluma Wildlife and Natural Science Museum
Non-for-profit museum operated by high school students with a mission to inspire the next generation environmentaleducation and conservation.
Santa Rosa Junior College Museum
ulticultural education through exhibits and educational programs.
Sebastopol Center for the Arts
Exhibits, performances, classes and events, in the visual, performing, literary and film arts.
Sonoma County Museum
Sonoma County’s museum offers ongoing exhibits, education and public programs.
Sonoma International Film Festival
Annual spring event featuring independent films and funding for visual arts education.
onoma Valley Historical Society and Depot Museum
Community museum with exhibits on Sonoma history
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
Contemporary art exhibitions, films and cultural events.
The Hand Fan Museum
Educational and cultural programs, lectures and exhibits with collection of hand fans from around the world.
West County Museum
Changing exhibits with focus onwest Sonoma County history.
Arts in April
Annual Month-Long Celebration of Arts in Wineries
di Rosa Art
200 acres of vineyard, gardens, outdoor sculpture and annual events.
Hayburn: Gordon Huether Studio + GalleryGallery, public art, installations for architectural and landscape for projects throughout the world.
Hess Collection Winery & Contemporary Art Museum
Contemporary art collection with on-going exhibits and programs.
Live in the Vineyard
April and November
Three days of concerts, wine tastings, and culinary events
Music in the Vineyards
Annual summer chamber music festival with participating wineries
Napa County Historical Society
Tours, educational programs and events
Napa Valley Festival del Sole
Summer concert series, wine, culinary, and art events
Napa ValleyFilm Festival
Napa Valley Museum
Local and regional artists including painting, sculpture, photography, print-making, film, video and crafts.
Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theatre
Performing arts and educational programs
Napa Valley Writers’ Conference
Summer Writers’ Conference Hosted by Napa Valley College
Concert, film and cultural events venues
Napa Valley Jazz Society
Music events, youth education, and scholarship programs.
Museum and ongoing education and research regarding collection of Robert Louis Stevenson's life and work.
Shakespeare Napa Valley
Free annual outdoor summer series