Please visit our Current Exhibitions ~ two exhibitions opened for the 2014 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. These exhibitions will be on view until September 2014.
September 19 through December 23, 2014: From the Western Folklife Center Collection
January 26 through 31, 2015 - 31st Gathering: The Life and Legacy of Ranching in Baja California Sur
Experience the rich heritage of ranching in Baja California Sur,Mexico, through this exhibition of historic and contemporary photographs and paintings, handcrafted gear and household items, and films. Throughout the Gathering week, the Western Folklife Center's Wiegand Gallery will also be a gathering place to view demonstrations of traditional craft work and visit with special guests from Baja California Sur. Opening Reception for members, stakeholders and sponsors only will be Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 3:30pm, and the exhibition formally opens to the general public at 4:30pm.