Día de los Muertos Celebration at San Mateo County History Museum

  • Address:
    2200 Broadway
    Redwood City, CA 94063

On Sunday, November 6, the History Museum will join with Casa Círculo Cultural and the Redwood City Public Library to present a Día de los Muertos celebration. In front of the museum, Courthouse Square will be decorated with sugar skulls, marigolds, and lights. Dancers, artists, and musicians will perform. Entertainment on the Square will begin at 4:00 p.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m.

The museum will be open with free admission from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m on Sunday, November 6 and host free children’s crafts in the Rotunda. Entrance to the crafts and general admission will be through the main entrance on Broadway.

The Festival of the Altars will be in Courtroom A and the Atkinson Room. There will be a special entrance on the Middlefield Road side of the History Museum for those wishing to view the altars.

Altars will remain on display through Friday, November 11, and there will be free admission on Friday, November 11.