Exhibitions & Programs

There is always something new to enjoy at the National Steinbeck Center. The Center offers numerous arts and cultural events, exhibitions and programs each year. Past exhibitions have ranged from the Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition “This Land is Your Land: The Life and Legacy of Woody Guthrie”, and fine arts exhibits such as the photography of Dorothea Lange and the paintings of Eduardo Carrillo, to the annual “Day of the Dead Community Altars” exhibition. See past exhibits for a full listing.

The National Steinbeck Center offers special programs year-round for both children and adults, including the annual Steinbeck Festival in August. Make sure to check our Calendar of Events for the most current information.

National Steinbeck Center members receive advance notice of special events and complimentary or discounted admission to programs.