Butte County Museum Weekend is an event created to support Visit California’s larger arts, culture, and entertainment promotions across the state as well as celebrate Butte County’s vibrant arts and culture scene. Museums, galleries, and other cultural destinations across the county will be opening their doors for FREE from 10am-4pm on Feb. 29 and Mar. 1, 2020, for the inaugural event.
Catch the free shuttle in Chico and in Oroville to easily visit all the museums! (Full shuttle details in the FAQ at the bottom of the page)
Butte County Museum Weekend is an event created to promote and celebrate history, art, and culture through our extensive network of museums and cultural centers. Museums, galleries, and other cultural destinations across the county will be opening their doors for the inaugural event.
Admission to any participating museum is FREE from 10am-4pm all weekend.
Yes! There will be shuttle loops to transport visitors to all the Downtown Chico locations and Downtown Oroville locations as well as a shuttle that will go from Downtown Chico to the Chico Air Museum.
Visitors will be responsible for driving between Oroville and Chico as well as to the Gridley and Paradise locations.
Chico Loop A
Chico Loop B
*Gateway Science Museum will serve as the transfer point for those wishing to take the other Chico shuttle
**All shuttle loops will be between 20-30 minutes. Shuttles will begin at 10am at the hotels and will make last drop back at the hotel at 4:15pm.
Please choose a location from the main page.