Ontario Museum of History & Art

225 S Euclid Ave, Ontario, CA 91762, United States | (909) 395-2510

The purpose of the Museum of History & Art, Ontario is to promote knowledge and understanding of the history, art, and cultural traditions of the greater Ontario area in a broad context.

The Museum will serve and enrich the community by collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of Ontario and its region through exhibitions, educational programs, lectures, publications and other community events.

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Events hosted by this organization

Sep 27

Afternoons for Educators: Día de los Muertos

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Learn about the upcoming Día de los Muertos exhibit, free docent-led tours, and how you can integrate Día de los Muertos into your curriculum. Receive a free resource packet and participate in a mini art workshop. Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Admission is Free. Reservations Required. For more information, call (909) 395-2510.

Oct 6

Gallery Guide Training: Día de los Muertos

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Join the Museum’s team of volunteer Gallery Guides, to help engage visitors on Saturday afternoons in the Día de los Muertos exhibit. High School students and adults are encouraged to attend. To apply, fill out a Gallery Guide application online at www.ontarioca.gov/employment. Admission is Free. Reservations Required. For more information, call (909) 395-2510.

Oct 6

Community Altar Workshop

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Contribute to the Museum’s community altar designed by Huerta del Valle, as part of the annual Día de los Muertos exhibit. Bring an object to display on the altar or help make a craft to decorate. All ages. Materials will be provided. Admission is Free. Reservations Required. For more information, call (909) 395-2510.

Oct 13

Día de los Muertos Exhibit: Remember Me Artist Reception

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Celebrate the artists of the annual Día de los Muertos exhibit, showcasing contemporary work in painting, sculpture, mixed media, photography, ofrendas (altars), and the winners from the city-wide art contest! Meet the artists, enjoy live music and participate in a drop-in workshop. Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Remarks and recognition will begin […]

Oct 18

Dinosaur Paint Night

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Celebrate the end of the Ontario City Library’s Ontario Reads Program focusing on Jurassic Park by learning how to paint a friendly dinosaur with a class led by artist Jessica Cruz. Materials will be provided. Families are encouraged to attend with children ages 5 and up. Seating is limited. Admission is Free. Reservations Required. For […]

Dec 13

Holiday Craft Night

Ontario Museum of History & Art

Spend a family friendly evening at the Museum creating greeting cards and mini-piñata ornaments. Materials will be provided. Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Admission is Free. Reservations Required. For more information, call (909) 395-2510.