Museum COVID policies:
• Please do not visit if you feel sick, have a temperature above 100°F, or have recently been in contact with someone who is sick.
• Properly worn face coverings are optional in all indoor Museum spaces, in compliance with Sonoma County COVID guidelines.
Protocols subject to change to comply with evolving health and safety guidelines.
Closed on the following holidays:
4th of July
Friday after Thanksgiving
New Year's Day
Seniors (62+), Students, People with Disabilities: $7.00
Children 12 & Under: FREE
Museum Members: FREE
EBT Cardholders: FREE
Through Museums for All, those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free admission for up to four (4) people to the Museum of Sonoma County simply by presenting their EBT card.
(Reduced admission applies when one building is closed: $7 general, $5 seniors/students/disabled)
Explore the Museum of Sonoma County’s exhibitions in depth with a guided tour. Our seasoned docents are trained to use Visual Thinking Strategies to engage students/groups and encourage visual literacy and critical thinking. Each single exhibition tour takes 35-45 minutes on average but can be adjusted to your schedule. Hands-on activities are tailored to the exhibitions and take 30-60 minutes. The Museum typically has 2-3 exhibitions on view. The Sculpture Garden is available for picnics and breaks. Tours must be requested at least two weeks in advance.
Click here to request a private group tour.
We are pleased to offer free general admission for members belonging to the following programs
Applies to general admission only, not valid for special events or programs
Museum of Sonoma County
425 Seventh Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
The Museum of Sonoma County is just steps away from Downtown Santa Rosa and Historic Railroad Square.
From Highway 101 Heading North:
Take the Downtown Exit from Hwy 101
Turn right at 3rd Street and then Left at B Street.
Travel 3/4 mile and turn left at 7th Street.
The Museum is on your right.
From Highway 101 Heading South:
Take the Davis Street/Downtown Exit from Hwy 101.
Turn left at 6th Street and under Hwy 101.
Turn left onto A Street and stay right to continue onto 7th Street.
The Museum is on your left.
Walking Directions from Downtown Santa Rosa SMART Train Depot
Head down 4th Street towards the Santa Rosa Plaza Mall (east)
Turn left to head north on Morgan
Turn right on 6th Street
6th will curve around the parking garage, left onto A, and right onto 7th
The Museum is on the north side of the street.
Parking lot: Limited free and handicap parking is available between the Museum buildings on 7th Street, between A and B Streets.
Mall Parking Garage: The Santa Rosa Plaza parking garage is currently free and located across the street on 7th.
City of Santa Rosa 7th Street garage: Located one block east, between B Street and Mendocino Ave. Click here for rates.
Street Parking: Four-hour metered street parking is available on 7th, between A and B Streets, payable with coins, or debit/credit cards. $1/hour. Sundays are free. Click here for details.
The mission of the Museum of Sonoma County is to engage and inspire our diverse community with art and history exhibitions, collections, and public programs that are inclusive, educational, and relevant.