Monterey Museum of Art
The Monterey Museum of Art and its historic La Mirada facility are located in Monterey, California. The Museum's Civic Center address is 559 Pacific Street, Monterey, CA 93940. Hours: Wed-Sat 11 a.m.to 5 p.m. Sun 1 - 4 p.m. La Mirada is at 720 Via Mirada. Hours: Thurs-Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun 1 - 4 p.m. Admission: Free to members and $5.00 to non-members. Free on first Sunday of month. (information as of 3/00)
The Lure of the Sea
Carmel Beach Scene
The Monterey Peninsula is literally
defined by its relationship to the sea, and it is fitting that the art of
an important period in the area's history is likewise defined in relation
to the sea.
We hope that you have enjoyed these selections from the museum's permanent collection. We encourage you to visit the museum to see the beauty of the paintings first hand.
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Text and images courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art
For further biographical information on selected artists cited above please see America's Distinguished Artists, a national registry of historic artists.
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