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Partner events are marked with an * and may have an admission charge.

Film/Video/Movies

* Modesto Film Society at the State Theatre, 1307 J Street, Modesto. 1:30 reception, 2 pm movie, Rear Window, with architectural introduction by Randy Siefkin. Official partner event. Admission fee $8 for non-members.

Exhibit

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Workshop

Modesto House History Workshop
7 pm, other details to be announced.
Learn how to uncover the history of your Modesto house in this 90 minute workshop. Seating is limited. For free tickets, http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3085404

Exhibit

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 8 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection.

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Exhibits

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 8 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection.

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Exhibits

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 8 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection.

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

 

Events

* Third Thursday Art Walk – Downtown Modesto
5 to 9 pm, galleries, shops, and restaurants celebrate architecture at the monthly art walk

Exhibits

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 8 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: Gallo Center for the Arts Tour
1000 I Street, 1 pm, meet at ticket booth

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Exhibits

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 5 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District Tours
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Events

Family Architecture Experience / Kids Workshop
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, Time 9:30am – 2pm
Fun and exciting crafts, games, and activities for children of all ages!
Children attending must be accompanied by an adult.

After Party (After Architecture and Design Film Event)
State Theatre, 1307 J Street, immediately after the last movie in the lobby of the theatre, about 9:30 pm.
Enjoy refreshments and mingle with cool people.

Film/Video/Movies

Architecture and Design Film Night
State Theatre, 1307 J Street, reception 6:30 pm, program 7:30 pm
A remarkable selection of short films on architecture, design, landscape, and urban design.

Exhibits

* Architecture Book Display
Main Branch, Stanislaus County Public Library, 1500 I Street, 10 am to 5 pm
A display of architecture books from the library’s collection.

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

Guided Tour of Down Modesto Architecture
Meet at Main Library, to the left of the main entrance, 1500 I Street, 10 am to noon. One mile walk viewing the exteriors of some of Modesto’s architectural heritage. Necessary free tickets are here http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3087758.

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District Tours
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Exhibit

* Historic Modesto Photographs including panorama shots taken by Oscar Mayo in the 1930s. Ralston’s Goat Restaurant, 1001 10th Street, corner of J, Tuesday-Thursday, 11 am to midnight, Friday-Saturday, 11 am to 2 am, Sunday, 9 am to 3 pm. Free

Tours

* Guided: McHenry Mansion
Guided tours of a restored and furnished 19th century mansion, 906 15th Street, Noon to 4 pm

Self-guided: Architectural Pathways
A self-guided walking or biking tour of the Graceada Park area
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/architectural-pathways2.pdf

Self-guided: Modernism in Modesto
A self-guided walking tour of Modernist buildings primarily in downtown Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/modernisminmodesto3.pdf

Self-guided: Historic Modesto Design District
Two self-guided online tours of historical architecture in the Modesto Design District http://www.historypin.com/channels/view/38073/#ltours/!tours/all/

Self-guided: Modesto Modernism
A self-guided driving tour of mid 20th century buildings, landscapes, and art in Modesto
Download the guide here https://modestoartmuseum.files.wordpress.com/2015/08/modesto-modernism.pdf