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Bowers Museum

Celebrating world cultures through their art, the Bowers Museum’s permanent collection encompasses more than 130,000 works representing Native American, Pre-Columbian, Asian, Pacific and African cultures and Orange County history. The Museum has mounted numerous exhibitions that have toured nationally and internationally and is an international partner with the Palace Museum in Beijing, the British Museum and others.
Tours: Docents provide walk-in tours for individual visitors every afternoon. Shorter docent-led gallery talks are also available for specific exhibitions (check schedule.)

General
  • Days/Hours: Tues – Sun, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m
  • Admission: Adults $12 Seniors (62+) $9 Students $9 Children 6-17 $9 Children under 6 Free Members Free for non-specially ticketed exhibitions Santa Ana Residents Free on the 3rd Tuesday of each month Free First Sunday of each month (Limited to 250 people/per hour and 1,500 tickets/day for specifically ticketed exhibitions)
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