Upcoming Museum Events


This typically free series runs from September through May. It presents performances from the East Valley community and the many cultural groups within it. Included are children’s plays, kid and adult film series, classical music pulled out of the symphony halls and cultural and educational musical performances from groups representing Mariachi, Brazilian, Tempe Rock and World Beat music. Most shows start at 7 p.m. and are free. Here is the next upcoming performance:

Saturday, Nov. 28 at 7 pm: The Sugar Thieves - Arizona's best blues band

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Movies at the Museum

Join us for a free showing of The Polar Express - Sunday, December 13 at 4 p.m.   

THIRD Thursday at the MUSEUM
Beginning in October and running through May 2016, the Museum will offer a ReVamped Third Thursday program that mashes artists and performers with history lessons and community forums. These once-a-month sessions presented by a variety of local hosts are intended to engage the community with entertaining, informative and thought-provoking experiences.

Programs focusing on the development of Tempe
The Tempe Historical Society's lunchtime lecture series will start again in October, 2015. Bring your lunch and enjoy these presentations monthly from October through November and January through April. Coffee will be provided. 

Larry Campbell Tree of Lights

The Larry Campbell Tree of Lights is an annual fundraiser that offers a special way to pay tribute with an ornament to friends and family during the holiday season.

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