Exhibits & Events

2017-2018 Season Schedule

A view of the Lake Charles water front & skyline circa 1930.

Sesquicentennial – On Tuesday, September 26, 2017 the Museum will open a new historical exhibit to celebrate 150 Years of Lake Charles history. This mini exhibit will feature photographs and other relics of days gone by from the Museum’s extensive collection. The exhibit will be on display in the Gibson-Barham Library at the Museum and will remain on display throughout the remainder of the year.

 

Seldom Seen features a diverse collection of works by different artists from local private collectors. The staff of the Museum have curated this exhibit to offer a rare glimpse of these extraordinary artworks that remain outside the public eye. The exhibit will open with a Public Opening Reception Thursday, January 11, from 7 to 8 p.m., in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Museum. The exhibit will be on display through February 24th.

Mardi Gras Closures

The Museum will be closed for Mradi Gras February 10th – 13th.

Happy Mardi Gras & laissez le bon temps rouler!

Framing America – features works by Calcasieu Parish School System K – 12 art students. The exhibit gives life to the imaginative ideas and creativeness of children from all ages. . The exhibit will open with a Public Opening Reception Thursday, March 15, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Museum.