"Desertscapes: Narrative Landscape Photography by Wayne Norton", the current changing gallery exhibit at PGM closes August 31.
Hurry in to see this striking and thought provoking examination on how the human experience impacts our surroundings, and the stories a single photograph can tell.
This exhibit is included with regular Museum admission.
Behind the Scenes Tour
Thursday, September 15, 10 to 10:45 a.m.
Cost: $5, Discounts for Museum Members
Join collections staff for a "behind the scenes" tour of Pueblo Grande Museum. Take an intimate tour of the lab, storage, and archival areas not open to the public. See how museums process, organize, and care for their collections. Space is limited, register at front desk in Museum Lobby. Tour fee is in addition to Museum Admission. Discounts for Museum Members.
Volunteer Open House
September 16 & 17, noon to 2 p.m.
Connect with Pueblo Grande Museum, ask questions, and learn about available volunteer opportunities. Museum Staff will discuss volunteer openings and what the Museum is looking for, concluding each presentation with a fantastic tour of the Museum. Each Open House offers a chance to explore what the PGM volunteer needs are and how your skills and areas of interest can make a great fit at the Museum. Whether it's working with artifacts or playing in the mud, if you are uncertain which area is the best fit for you, we can help! There is no fee or registration required to attend a Volunteer Open House event. There are so many ways to get involved with Pueblo Grande Museum and help us preserve the past to create a better future!
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!
Saturday, September 24, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Cost: Regular Museum Admission Applies; Free with museumday ticket
The Pueblo Grande Museum will be participating in the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! event on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Guests with the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! Ticket will receive free admission for two. The Museum will also be offering gallery tours and artifact interpretation throughout the day. For more information on the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! event visit their website at www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday.