Upcoming Museum Events



This typically free series runs from September through May. It presents performances from the East Valley community and the many cultural groups within it. Included are children’s plays, kid and adult film series, classical music pulled out of the symphony halls and cultural and educational musical performances from groups representing Mariachi, Brazilian, Tempe Rock and World Beat music. All shows start at 7 p.m. and are free. Here are some upcoming performances:  

Jan 17: A Closing Reception for the Tempe Rock Stars Gold Series art show (with special musical guests)

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THIRD Thursday at the MUSEUM

This year the Third Thursday at the Museum series focuses on the Tempe music scene. This series is held at 7 p.m. on every Third Thursday of the month September through May (except December.)

Programs focusing on Arizona's statehood
The Tempe Historical Society is proud to present a special lunchtime lecture series commemorating the development of Tempe and the state of Arizona. The Lunch Talks feature various speakers from around the state. Bring your lunch and enjoy these presentations monthly from October through November and January through April. Coffee will be provided. 

Larry Campbell Tree of Lights

Throughout December: 
The 13th Annual “Larry Campbell Tree of Lights” will sparkle in the museum lobby again this holiday season.

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