EVENTS

Benicia’s Gold Rush Story

Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns invites you to the opening reception for "Benicia’s Gold Rush Story" a temporary exhibit highlighting Benicia’s role in the California Gold Rush Tuesday, July 31, 2018 5:30pm to 7:30pm Free Admission No-host Bar "Benicia's...

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The Annual “White Camel” Trash to Treasure Vintage Sale

Join us for the Annual White Camel Trash to Treasure Vintage Sale on Sunday, July 15th. We take the “white elephant” sale to the next level, by offering items from local merchants and artisans as well as a wide variety of gently-used “treasures”. Doors open at 9:00am...

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We Were There… The Legacy of WWI

The Benicia Historical Museum installed a special “pop-up” exhibit on Thursday, April 6, 2017, the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I (1914-1918). The exhibit commemorates those Benicia residents who lost their lives in the “Great War.” It should...

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Benicia Arsenal in War and Peace

The Benicia Historical Museum's permanent exhibit titled “Benicia Arsenal in War and Peace” features a 20 foot timeline of the Benicia Arsenal and Benicia's military history. Augmented with a large and colorful collection of medals, badges, crests, flags, and...

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Guillermo Wagner Granizo: Artist, Historian, Storyteller

Please visit our mixed media gallery featuring the tile art works of Guillermo Wagner Granizo. Granizo was one of the world’s premier ceramic-tile muralists. His bright colors, geometric shapes, heavy lines, and varying textures created in his Benicia studio convey a...

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