Visit our booth at the Gilbert Global Village Festival this Saturday, April 11, 10:00am - 5:00pm at the Civic Center Plaza. Click HERE for more information. Hope to see you there!
Please save the date for our annual Memorial Day program on Monday, May 25th, 9:00am - 10:00am on the museum front lawn. The program is free, and there will be free museum admission until noon. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music of the Ahwatukee Foothills Concert Band. Parking is available in the Gilbert Elementary School parking lot.This program is in conjunction with American Legion Post 39. More program details to come!
Thank you so much to everyone who helped make our third annual "A Night at the Museum - Gilbert Comes Alive" a huge success!
More than 100 Beautiful handcrafted quilts will be on view and some are available for sale through May 30th, 2015. Our quilters will be giving demonstrations one Saturday a month, on April 18th, April 25th (Special Intergenerational Demo CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO SIGN UP), & May 23rd.
If you have any questions about our annual Art of Quilting show, please feel free to contact us using our contact form or give us a call at (480) 926-1577.
If you’re new to our community, just visiting, or if your family’s been here for generations, pay us a visit and we’ll make you feel at home. As you explore the halls and rooms of our history museum, you’ll discover that we have exhibits and activities for everyone; you can hop on a real Gilbert police motorcycle, examine the new Mortensen exhibit in our Military Room, or visit with the ladies at our live Quilting Bee.
So whether you’re planning a trip with the family, a group tour, or need meeting space for an event, you’ll discover that the Gilbert Museum is so much more than one of Gilbert’s favorite family attractions.
Come and enjoy a rich slice of Arizona history at the Gilbert Historical Museum, located in the Heritage District of Gilbert, Arizona. We’ve been at the heart of the Gilbert community since we opened our doors in 1982. Our building, the original Gilbert Elementary School was built in 1913 and sits proudly on the National Register of Historic Places.
A repository of artifacts and archives chronicling Gilbert's rich history, we’ve been welcoming visitors to our exhibits for nearly 30 years; inviting guests to explore our past, experience the present, and imagine our future. We’re committed to preserving the past, honoring the present, and contributing to the future of Gilbert. .
Get involved with your local museum and with your support, we’ll remain a cornerstone of the Gilbert community for generations to come. If you have any questions about the museum or your visit, please send us an email or give us a call at (480) 926-1577.
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