Exhibits & Events

Current Exhibits

Hall of Heroes

Dates Available:

    Step into the Hall of Heroes and explore the courageous legacy of the United States military. From the struggles of the Civil War to the…

    Delightfully Yours: Nellie Lutcher

    Dates Available:

    Hurry on down to the Imperial Calcasieu Museum to learn all about Lake Charles’ very own Jazz Legend, Nellie Lutcher! This vibrant exhibit, Delightfully Yours, delves…

    Upcoming Events

    Book Signing with Scott Debose

    Dates Available:

    We are thrilled to announce an upcoming book signing featuring author Scott DeBose. This event is open to all and free to attend. Date and…

    Previous Exhibits

    Mardi Gras Exhibit

    The Mardi Gras Exhibit is on loan from the Mardi Gras Museum of the Imperial Calcasieu from Wednesday, Jan. 5 to Sunday, March 27. You…

    “Points of View” by Jacob Dugas

    “Connectivity. With every form of connection at our disposal, we can be detached from life beyond the screen. I am exploring the relationship between people,…

    Art Under the Oak

    You are invited to our second Art Under the Oak! Come have some Valentine fun and support our local artists and artisans!

    The Lighting of the Oak

    You are cordially invited to The Lighting of the Oak! Join us for an evening of cocktails under the stars as we light the boughs of…

    Haunted Histories

    Exhibition Dates: October 1 – November 5, 2022 There’s a change in the wind this October at the ICM! Explore through the history of Southwest…

    Upscale Attic Sale

    We are ecstatic to announce the return of one of our community favorites: The Upscale Attic Sale! Our Member Preview is set for October 10th:…

    Kid’s Holiday Art Camp

    Eddie Mormon: Flora and Fauna of Louisiana

    Lake Charles Native and self-taught artist, Eddie Mormon, is coming to the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. The Opening Reception is scheduled for January 13th, 2023, from…

    Black History of Mardi Gras

    Celebrate and learn about the Black History of Mardi Gras at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. Mardi Gras would not be as rich without the influence…

    Art Under the Oak

    Times: 12 – 3 pm Join us for a day of family fun at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum’s Art Under the Oak event, just in…

    Gilding Lilly: CPSB Faculty Art Show

    Opening Reception: March 17th, 6 – 8 pm The Imperial Calcasieu Museum and the CPSB Department of Visual & Performing Arts present “Gilding Lilly: CPSB…

    Perfectly Imperfect: CPSB Student Art Show

    Opening Reception: March 17th, 6 – 8 pm The Imperial Calcasieu Museum and the CPSB Department of Visual & Performing Arts are proud to present…

    Becoming Her

    🎨 Introducing “Becoming Her,” an exhibit featuring five incredible female artists as a part of the “Taking Up Space” initiative promoting female artists in gallery…

    Something Borrowed: Memories Down the Aisle

    We invite you to immerse yourself in the beauty of weddings past. At this unique history exhibit, you’ll have the opportunity to read written poetry…

    Susan Boyd’s Ceramic Workshop: Garden Planters

    🌿 We have some summer fun around the corner! Our ceramic instructor, Susan Boyd, is hosting a new workshop. In this class, the guests will…

    Susan Boyd’s Ceramic Workshop 2: Garden Planters Return!

    🌿 Hip Hip Hooray! We will be having a second Ceramic Workshop for the Garden Planters! Our ceramic instructor, Susan Boyd, is hosting. In this…

    Wanderlust: Jerome Cabeen

    “Wanderlust is not always about distance… but rather about the deep experience of living… in the moment… the now… that is the wondrous excitement of…

    Branch Out Summer Art Camp Exhibition

    Mark your calendars! On August 3rd, from 6 to 8 pm, we invite you to join us for the Branch Out Opening Reception. This remarkable…

    CANCELED: Autumn Plant Swap

    Due to the heat, the drought, and our sad, thirsty plants, we’re canceling the Autumn Plant Swap. But don’t despair! We’re rescheduling for spring when…

    Lyd Walls

    Step into the world of artistic wonder at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum and immerse yourself in the captivation and soul-stirring creations by Lyd Walls. Through…

    But Not Forgotten

    The Imperial Calcasieu Museum proudly presents “But Not Forgotten,” a compelling historical exhibition that explores the narratives of Southern Louisiana cemeteries and their eternal inhabitants.…

    Art Under the Oak: Holiday Edition

    Get ready to embrace the holiday spirit with the Imperial Calcasieu Museum! Join us for Art Under the Oak: Holiday Edition, a festive celebration that’s…

    We will be closed from November 21-24 for the holidays.

    We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to seeing you again on November 25!

    RATM: Cohort One Opening Reception

    Exciting News from the Imperial Calcasieu Museum! We are thrilled to unveil Cohort One of the Residency at the Museum! Join us in celebrating the…

    The History of Mardi Gras

    POSTPONED UNTIL 1/24, 6 – 8 PM! Laissez les bons temps rouler! Immerse yourself in the festive spirit at our upcoming History of Mardi Gras Exhibit.…

    Art Under the Oak

    As the flowers bloom and the sun shines brighter, the Imperial Calcasieu Museum is thrilled to announce the return of Art Under the Oak! Join…

    Plumb: CPSB Student Art Exhibition

    Crafted by the talented students and art teachers of the Calcasieu Public School Board, this unique exhibit draws inspiration from eccentric structures and vertical formats.…

    Mercurial Horizons

    Join us in celebrating the captivating artworks of “Mercurial Horizons” by SWLA artist Christopher Latil. 📅: April 11 🕰️: 6:00 – 8:00 pm 🎟️: Free…

    The Culinary Canvas: A Progressive Dinner

    Join us on Thursday, May 30th, from 6 – 9 PM, for an exclusive Progressive Dinner benefiting the Imperial Calcasieu Museum! Here’s what’s in store:…

    Scroll to Top