The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage

380 West Huntington Drive
Arcadia, CA 91007

Tel: (626) 574-5440
Fax: (626) 821-9057

Darlene Bradley
Director of Library & Museum Services

Hours of Operation
Tuesday – Saturday 
10 a.m.– 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
 (Closed from 12 – 1 p.m.)

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chocolate heart

February 11th, 10am-12pm - Chocolate: The Heart of Valentine’s Day

Have you ever wondered why chocolate became an integral part of Valentine’s Day? Join us February 11th, from 10am-12pm at the Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage for a sweet morning full of the history and flavors of CHOCOLATE! What better way to start your weekend?!

HOS - Earth Day April 22nd, 10am-12pm - Arcadia Earth Day Celebration!

Celebrate the wonder of our Earth! Learn about easy ways you and your family can make a difference every day to help protect our environment and have fun while you’re at it!  We will also be featuring a special presentation from Critter Squad with *LIVE* animals from 11:00am-12:00pm! 

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June 3rd, 10am-12pm - Remembering the Renaissance
During a time of innovation in the arts and sciences, one man and his work have survived the ages: Leonardo Da Vinci. Travel back through time to the Renaissance days of Italy, as we examine some of Da Vinci’s inventions, artwork, and try your hand at inventing new machines and gadgets!


raga essence

October 14th, 10am-12pm – The Enchanting Sounds of India
Join us as we delve into the classical music of India! We will explore traditional instruments; enjoy the taste of Indian cuisine, and a performance by a classical Indian musicians, Raga Essence!