Upcoming Exhibitions

upcoming-Exibitions

Upcoming Exhibitions

*Exhibitions subject to change!


November 12, 2017- March 11, 2018

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Empress Dowager Cixi (1835-1908) stands in the center of modern Chinese history. While most commonly understood as a politician, this formidable matriarch was also introduced to Western audience or reader as a connoisseur, patron and even creator of art in the early twentieth century, a phenomenon that interestingly fell unnoticed in modern scholarship.

March 10, 2018 – June 3, 2018

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American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times celebrates the life, political career, and extraordinary vision of one of the country’s most admired and most charismatic presidents.

April 7, 2018- August 19, 2018

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After a long journey around the world, the Bowers Museum’s special exhibition featuring selections from our own Native American collection will be on view in Santa Ana!

May 2018-August 19, 2018

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Admission $10 for everyone over age 2, Free for Bowers Museum members and Santa Ana Residents on Sundays

Santa Ana, CA Bowers Kidseum will open Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tet Festival in May 2018; a new exhibition to promote understanding of Vietnamese culture.

September 22, 2018 – January 13, 2019

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Knights in Shining Armor features stunning masterpieces of European arms and armor, dating from the Medieval and Renaissance ages to the Romanticized Medieval revival of the 1800s.

KQC Logo revised

September 25, 2018-February 18, 2019

Bowers Kidseum will play host to Kings, Queens & Castles, a children’s chess exhibit co-created by The World Chess Hall of Fame and The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum. This innovative, nationally traveling exhibit brings the game of chess to life and provides an engaging introduction to individual chess pieces and game strategy.