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A rare collection of Ansel Adams photos till 11/25/18

The gallery at the museum is ever changing. Now till 11/25/18 you can see the Ansel Adams "Museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Sebastopol, California
Rare Paintings and Collectibles

Rare painting styles collection that change out during year with collectibles displayed in cases... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
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Yosemite Valley's beauty has drawn artists from all over the world for well over 100 years. This museum displays a collection of works selected by a jury of many artists. Works include a variety of styles and range from old to contemporary. In...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery at the museum is ever changing. Now till 11/25/18 you can see the Ansel Adams "Museum Set" of 45 photos. About 50 of these sets were completed before Adams passed. A very rare viewing for any Adams fan. This museum can be hard...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Rare painting styles collection that change out during year with collectibles displayed in cases and detailed signage. Spend some time to learn history from those that came to Yosemite over a century ago and left items for us to enjoy. You'll be truly amazed of...More

Thank ginnym92
Reviewed June 16, 2018

The museum gave a interesting insight of the history the Park from the eraly indian days through to present day.

Thank TimandLee
Reviewed June 1, 2018

There's a sales area I ignored. Adjoining Indian Village has structures unique to the original Yosemite Valley inhabitants. An Indian Motorcycle has an interesting history. Native animators talk about the use of stone, basket weaving and bead work. Beading was demonstrated. Stop and talk.

Thank Garth M
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We love museums and happened onto the Museum by accident. I was pretty excited and curious about what they had in store. Well, not much. I hate to say it, but I was disappointed. First, the Museum was a bit disjointed and didn't have a...More

Thank MikeB1952
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We went through to learn about Yosemite's geology. Ended up learning about the indigenous tribes and so much more.

Thank AMSadventuretraveler
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Great museum with some marvelous artifacts. The staff have the kids make things was a nice touch too. Make sure you visit the gift shop. The young lady knows where all the local gifts and jewelry are made and who by. Some very nice stuff...More

Thank Spuddler
Reviewed August 29, 2017

So much history...in a so small room! It has so many things to see and read about the history of the park! I recommend it for your visit!

Thank lazdim
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Worth a view to see all the Indian costumes, basketry and more. Also gift shop has jewelry made by local and AZ Indian tribes.

Thank Frankee11
Reviewed August 6, 2017

I was disappointed with the display. Mainly, woven pots, spear heads and photos of the native people. I was hoping to see more daily life-style of the natives.

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