March 9, 2019
Dolores Huerta Opening Day
Sat., Mar. 9, 2019
Free for paid Museum members
$5.00 general admission
Celebrate the grand opening of the Smithsonian Institution’s traveling exhibit “Dolores Huerta: Revolution in the Fields / Revolución en los Campos” on Sat., Mar. 9 at the California Museum! Festivities include:
- Discussion plus Q&A with Dolores Huerta and California First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom (Auditorium*, 10:30 – 11:30 am) – SEAT RESERVATIONS WAITLIST ONLY AS OF MAR. 5, 2019;
- Curator presentation by Dr. Taína Caragol of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery (Auditorium*, 12:30 – 1:30 pm);
- Screening of “DOLORES” (2017), the award-winning documentary directed by Peter Bratt (Auditorium*, 2:00 – 3:30 pm);
- $5 reduced general admission to all current exhibits, a savings of up to $4
- FREE hands-on civic engagement activities (12:00 pm – 4:00 pm);
- More fun for all ages — don’t miss it!
*Auditorium portions of event limited to a maximum capacity of 250 attendees and are waitlist only as of Tues., March 5, 2019.
If available, seat cancelations will be offered to waitlist registrants with advance purchase of $5.00 general admission. Registrants will have 2 hours to reserve a seat before the seat is offered to the next person on the waitlist.