Campbell Museum

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy or SOFIA mission

 
10/4/21
 
$10
 
Online

On Monday, October 4 we welcome Dr. Randolf Klein from NASA Ames research center in Mountain View. He will discuss the fascinating mission and discoveries of the SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) project. For anyone who is curious about NASA missions, astronomy, and the future of space exploration and technology, this Membership Monday program will be fascinating!

Why the Salem Witch Hunt Still Matters Today

 
10/8/21
 
$10
 
Online

The Salem witch hunt (June 1692-May 1693) is a chapter of American History that has endured centuries later. The series of investigations and persecutions led to the death sentences of 19 convicted witches and hundreds of others to be imprisoned in the Massachusetts Bay Colony

Alcatraz Island: 200 Years on the Rock

 
9/17/21
 
$10
 
Online

Alcatraz Island: 200 Years on the Rock is an illustrated history of Alcatraz Island from its discovery by Spanish explorers through today's status as a world-renown National Park site.

Campbell Museums: The History of the California Gold Rush

 
6/18/21
 
$10
 
Online

In 1848 James W. Marshall discovered gold on the South Fork of the American River. It was one of the most significant discoveries in history. It led to the most significant mass emigration of people in the Western Hemisphere. And, it was the catalyst that launched the rapid and remarkable growth of the West.

Campbell Museums: The History of Moffett Field

 
5/21/21
 
$10
 
Online

John Mascali, Captain, USNR Retired, will share the history of Moffett Field since its beginning in 1930 with the building of the historic Hangar One, which dominates the skyline in the South Bay, and the arrival of one of the largest airships ever built, the USS Macon.

Spooky Night 2017 at the Campbell Museum

 
10/27/17
 
Free
 
Campbell Historical Museum

This year's 15th annual Spooky Night will run from 2 to 6 PM on Friday, October 27th. All of the museum's exhibits will be open for trick-or-treating, Halloween games, arts and crafts, music and family-friendly crafts. Costumes are encouraged!

Amy Dablalos and Mason Razavi at the Ainsley House (Wine & Concert Series)

 
10/29/17
 
$20
 
Ainsley House

Join vocalist Amy Dabalos, guitarist Mason Razavi, and a rhythm section of top Bay Area players for a program of jazz standards by celebrated composers Cole Porter, Rodgers and Hart, George and Ira Gershwin, Jerome Kern, and others arranged by Razavi. The Great American Song Book at its finest!

Chris Shahin Trio at the Ainsley House (Wine & Concert Series)

 
8/27/17
 
$20
 
Ainsley House

Join guitarist Chris Shahin as he performs an eclectic instrumental mix of guitar styles drawing from jazz, blues, country and classical. Shahin will be performing some classic songs mixed with his original compositions. He will be joined by bassist Perry Thoorsell and powerhouse drummer Jemal Ramirez.

History Happy Hour: Once Upon A Crime

 
5/19/17
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Join the museum and fellow true crime enthusiasts for a discussion with Once Upon A Time podcaster, Esther Ludlow, about fascinating stories about true crime.

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