Since its reopening in 1991, the Bowers Museum has hosted more than 80 exhibitions such as Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur, Secret World of the Forbidden City, The World of the Etruscans, Tibet: Treasures from the Roof of the World, Queen of Sheba: Legend and Reality, Mummies: Death and the Afterlife in Ancient Egypt, Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China's First Emperor, Art of the Samurai: Selections from the Tokyo National Museum, Lucy's Legacy: The Hidden Treasures of Ethiopia, Gods and Gifts: Treasures from the Vatican Ethnographic Museum, and Guo Pei: Couture Beyond.

Upcoming Events

 

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.04.2021

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.04.2021

August 4, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...

Virtual Public Tour- Gold and Jade: Masterworks from Taiwan 8.05.2021

Virtual Public Tour- Gold and Jade: Masterworks from Taiwan 8.05.2021

August 5, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS!  Virtual Public Tour -- Treasures in Gold and Jade:...

Festivals, Fairs & Rituals: Textiles, Costumes and Carpets of the Eastern Grasslands of Tibet with Cheri Hunter

Festivals, Fairs & Rituals: Textiles, Costumes and Carpets of the Eastern Grasslands of Tibet with Cheri Hunter

August 7, 2021 - 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Presented by Cheri Hunter, Photographer, Writer and Textile Collector In 2006, Cheri Hunter traversed the grasslands of the...

ONLINE ENCORE: Authenticity Matters: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Judging Authenticity in Oceanic Art with Michael Hamson

ONLINE ENCORE: Authenticity Matters: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Judging Authenticity in Oceanic Art with Michael Hamson

August 8, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS AN EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION! 10 Crucial Factors ExplainedOceanic art expert Michael Hamson will outline the 10 most...

Virtual Public Tour-Travel the World with Bowers 8.8.2021

Virtual Public Tour-Travel the World with Bowers 8.8.2021

August 8, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS!  Virtual Public Tour -- Ready for Adventure: Travel the World...

Virtual Public Tour- Gold and Jade: Masterworks from Taiwan 8.11.2021

Virtual Public Tour- Gold and Jade: Masterworks from Taiwan 8.11.2021

August 11, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS!  Virtual Public Tour -- Treasures in Gold and Jade:...

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.12.2021

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.12.2021

August 12, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...

Anne's Treasures- Cling Art

Anne's Treasures- Cling Art

August 12, 2021 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Workshops & Classes

2nd & 4th THURSDAYS A very special arts engagement program for seniors Anne’s Treasures workshops will be held in-person at the Bowers beginning...

ARCE ONLINE: Akhenaten’s Main Temple to the Sun-God at Amarna

ARCE ONLINE: Akhenaten’s Main Temple to the Sun-God at Amarna

August 14, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Talks

Dr. Barry Kemp, Professor Emeritus, Egyptology, University of Cambridge, UKExplore Tell el-Amarna (Amarna for short), the largest easily...

Summer Sale Bazaar

Summer Sale Bazaar

August 14, 2021 - 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Special Events

Bowers Museum Gallery Store Presents: Summer Sale Bazaar Free Saturday, August 14 Spend your Saturday in Bowers Museum's courtyard enjoying...

Adobe Photoshop 101 for Students and Professionals with Anthony Calzada

Adobe Photoshop 101 for Students and Professionals with Anthony Calzada

August 14, 2021 - 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Workshops & Classes

RSVP Marketing Director and Brand Manager Anthony Calzada discusses his 15 years of experience using Photoshop in professional settings and how...

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.15.2021

Virtual Public Tour- Gayle Garner Roski 8.15.2021

August 15, 2021 - 12:00 AM - 11:59 AM

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS * EXCLUSIVE PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATIONS ARE VIEWABLE FOR 24 HOURS! Virtual Public Tour: The Gift of Los Angeles: Memories in...