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Day of the Dead: Art of Día de los Muertos Exhibit

Presented by The California Museum at California Museum, Sacramento CA

Oct 14 2016
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Dec 31 2016
Day of the Dead: Art of Día de los Muertos Exhibit

Opening with the Museum’s Day of the Dead Party 2016, the exhibit explores the Mexican cultural tradition of honoring deceased loved ones each year on November 1st and 2nd by creating calaveras de azúcar (sugar skulls), altares de muertos (altars of the dead), and ofrendas (offerings), which has evolved from the Aztecs to modern-day California.

Representing a range of creativity across the state, the exhibit includes original works by Francisco Franco of San Francisco, John S. Huerta of

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ADMISSION INFO

General $8.50
Seniors and College Students $7
Youth (Ages 6-13) $6
Children (Ages 0-5) Free

Contact: (916) 653-7524

Email: museuminfo@californiamuseum.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Tuesdays-Saturdays 10am-5pm
Sundays Noon-5pm
Reception/ Day of the Dead Party Fri (10/14) 6pm-10pm

Note: The museum will be closed on Thanksgiving (11/24) and Christmas (12/25).

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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California Museum

1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

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