“The Arts of Mata Ortiz and Oaxaca” Trunk Show and Sale

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Once again the Mata Ortiz artisans from Mexico will be in the Museum’s Learning Center Friday, January 13 through Sunday, January 15.  Join us for the “The Arts of Mata Ortiz and […]

Desert Adventure Tour: Guest Ranches

Desert Adventure Tour: Guest Ranches #1, lunch at Rancho de los Caballeros and transportation included, $105 members/$130 not-yet-members Reserve spaces early as this tour is very popular. A second Guest […]

heART of the West Gala

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Saturday Jan 21  |  6 p.m. “heART of the West Gala” honoring Joni Falk and Doug Hyde, main museum The heART of the West Gala was conceived in 2014 to […]

Presentation by Bronzesmith Foundry

Come to an informative presentation by Bronzesmith Foundry's Ed Riley, Wednesday February 1 at 11 a.m. In the Learning Center. Bronzesmith is located in Prescott Valley and they are responsible […]

Appraisal Day with Sean Morton

Certified licensed appraiser Sean Morton will be available to identify and provide informal appraisals of fine art and antiques in the DCWM Learning Center. Morton owns and operates Morton Appraisals […]

History of the Buffalo Soldiers

Enjoy a lecture on the origin and history of the Buffalo Soldiers from 1866 to 1948. The First African-American soldiers to arrive in Arizona at Fort Huachuca were the Buffalo […]

SOLD OUT: Dave Stamey in Concert

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

The Dave Stamey concert will be held Friday February 24, 2023 in the DCWM’s Cultural Crossroads Learning Center, Wickenburg, AZ. General Seating | Doors open at 6:00 p.m. | Concert […]

Lecture: “Chinese and the Railway” with Dr. Eduardo Pagán.

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Chinese merchants and laborers made an indelible mark on the history of the Arizona and the West. This presentation will explore the context for their coming to the United States […]

Mexican Folk Art Exhibition Guided Tour

Tuesday March 7  |  11 a.m. Guided tour in English and Spanish of the Mexican Folk Art exhibition in the CCLC. A great opportunity to ask questions and get a deeper […]

Rodeo Presentation with professional rodeo clown, Nate “Shotgunn” Reed

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Learn about the history of rodeo, origin of rodeo clowns, and development of the clown barrel with professional rodeo clown, Nate “Shotgunn” Reed in the Museum's Learning Center. Reed was […]

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Sketching in the Galleries

Fun for all levels. A great way to dip your toes into the world of art. More advanced artists can get great tips on technique from an experienced artist with […]

Cowgirl Up! Opening Weekend

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

18th Annual Cowgirl Up! Opening Weekend: Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2, 2023 (Exhibition on view through September 3, 2023) Friday March 31     Cowgirl Up! miniatures sales preview, […]

April is Membership Month

LOVE THE WEST? JOIN US! PURCHASE A MEMBERSHIP (DISCOUNTS THROUGH APRIL 30) Since 1969, enthusiastic supporters like you have grown DCWM from a local historical society to a nationally recognized […]

Second Annual Western Woman of Distinction Luncheon

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

The Desert Caballeros Western Museum is proud to announce the winner of the 2nd Annual Elizabeth Hudson Smith Award, Betty Watt. She will formally receive the award during the Cowgirl […]

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Sketching in the Galleries

Fun for all levels. A great way to dip your toes into the world of art. More advanced artists can get great tips on technique from an experienced artist with […]

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BearCat Family Friday

Need a (free) creative activity for the kids in your life? Join us for BearCat Family Friday presented by the Etnyre Foundation on the first Friday of each month from […]

Mother’s Day at the Museum!

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

SUNDAY MAY 14, 11 A.M. - 3 P.M. Celebrate Mother’s Day at the DCWM with special activities and free museum admission for mothers. Enjoy a mocktail  “Momosa” then walk through the […]

International Museum Day

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Thursday May 18 | 10 a.m. -5 p.m. We encourage all lovers of the Western art, Museums and history to visit us or any Museum to show your appreciation for […]

Blue Star Museum Program for Active-duty U.S. Military and Family

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

The Museum will roll out the welcome mat to active-duty military and their families by offering free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserves, and […]

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BearCat Family Friday

Need a (free) creative activity for the kids in your life? Join us for BearCat Family Friday presented by the Etnyre Foundation on the first Friday of each month from […]

Father’s Day at the DCWM!

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

<!-- --> Dads get in free on Father’s Day, Sunday June 18 from 11 A.M. – 3 P.M. Come to the Museum on Father’s Day! Dads get free admission and […]

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BearCat Family Friday

Need a (free) creative activity for the kids in your life? Join us for BearCat Family Friday presented by the Etnyre Foundation on the first Friday of each month from […]

National Day of the Cowboy Family Activity

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Celebrate with us on the 19th Annual National Day of the Cowboy, Saturday July 22, 2023. The DCWM will mark National Day of the Cowboy with a family activity until 1:30 […]

West of Center Exhibition Preview Reception

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

The public is invited to attend the Preview Reception on Friday, July 28th from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Come out for an evening of summer fun – view the […]

The Wickenburg Art Club’s “West of Center” Exhibition and Sale

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

The Wickenburg Art Club and the Desert Caballeros Western Museum, cornerstones of Wickenburg’s art community since the 1960s, are excited to announce the return of the “West of Center” art show, […]

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BearCat Family Friday

Need a (free) creative activity for the kids in your life? Join us for BearCat Family Friday presented by the Etnyre Foundation on the first Friday of each month from […]

Arizona Wildlife with Special Guest Ranger Kevin Thorson

Once again the Museum will hold its wildly popular "Arizona Wildlife" presentation. This year Ranger Kevin Thorson from the Desert Outdoor Center at Lake Pleasant will bring some animal ambassadors […]

Bumping, Blending, and Layering with Acrylics: Free Demo by Gina Beck

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Free event: Join Gina Beck, WAC member and owner of “Gina’s Place” in downtown Wickenburg, for a painting demonstration on Saturday, August 26th between 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The […]

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BearCat Family Friday

Need a (free) creative activity for the kids in your life? Join us for BearCat Family Friday presented by the Etnyre Foundation on the first Friday of each month from […]

Labor Day, Closed

Monday Sept 4 | Closed Museum and Stores closed to observe Labor Day.

Free Mexican Folk Art Panel Discussion Featuring Adolfo Castillo

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join our panel lecture, sponsored by Arizona Humanities featuring Adolfo Castillo, Publisher Editorial & Creative of Western Art Collector magazine part of International Artist Publishing LLC. The lecture will be centered around the subject of […]

Scott T. Baxter: Revealing the West Now on View

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

A special collection of photographs by critically-acclaimed Western photographer, Scott T. Baxter. Scott T. Baxter works out of his studio on the Cattle Track Arts Compound in Scottsdale, Arizona. He […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]

The Soul of Native America

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Our adjunct curator of history, Dr. Eduardo Pagán returns to the CCLC with a lecture titled, “The Soul of Native America” on October 18 at 11 a.m. This October 9, […]

Las Señoras de Socorro’s Fall Fling

Date: Monday, October 23rd Time: 11:30 Place: Flying E Ranch Cost; $30 - Order your tickets here. Please mark your calendars and plan on joining us.  This event will be open […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]

Las Senoras Wickenburg Home and Garden Tour

Date: Saturday, November 4, 2023 Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at LasSenoras.org or “at the door“ the day of event. Will Call: […]

Boyd Ranch: Giddy Up Go Gala

Boyd Ranch Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Saddle up for a night of western fun at the Boyd Ranch 'Giddy Up Go Gala.' Join us for an evening of cowboy charm, entertainment, and delicious fare under the […]

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(FREE) Oralia Lopez Pottery Trunk Show

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Saturday and Sunday Nov. 11-12 in the Museum's Learning Center Join us for a FREE Oralia Lopez Pottery Trunk Show! Explore the exquisite world of Oralia Lopez's pottery creations, showcasing […]

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(FREE) Oralia Lopez Pottery Trunk Show

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Saturday and Sunday Nov. 11-12 in the Museum's Learning Center Join us for a FREE Oralia Lopez Pottery Trunk Show! Explore the exquisite world of Oralia Lopez's pottery creations, showcasing […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]

Free Cowboy Kid’s Poetry Reading

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Calling all young wordsmiths and aspiring poets! Join us for a delightful Kid's Poetry Reading event, where young talents take the stage to share their creative verses. Prepare to be […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Lecture: Deconstructing the Taco, The History and Lore of a Beloved Food

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

We have a treat for you food buffs. Our next presentation in the Museum’s Learning Center will be “Deconstructing the Taco”, all about the origins of this favorite dish. The […]

Lecture: An Overview of the Indian Wars with Dr. Eduardo Pagán

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Was violence between American Indians and European settlers inevitable? This question will set the them for our next historical presentation, “Struggles Over the Fate of Native America: An Overview of the […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

“Howard Post: Western Perspectives” on view in the Main Museum

Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ

In his artistic representations, Howard Post is continually inspired by his experiences from living in the American West. A third-generation Arizonan, Post utilizes traditional Western themes in his paintings based […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Christmas Eve, Close at 3 P.M.

Sunday, December 24  |  3 p.m.  Museum and Stores close at their regular time. Have a Merry Christmas.  

Kids’ Holiday Workshop: Decorating Cookies!

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Do you have crafty kids in your life? Join us for a special creative workshop just for kids! This year's Kids’ Holiday Workshop is on Wednesday December 27 from 1 […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]

Mata Ortiz Trunk Show & Sale Members’ Preview

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Calling all members! Join us for an exclusive Mata Ortiz Trunk Show Members' Preview. Be the first to explore and acquire unique Mata Ortiz pottery pieces before they're available to […]

The Artistry of Oaxaca and Mata Ortiz Trunk Show & Sale

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

This January 12-14, join us for the “The Artistry of Oaxaca and Mata Ortiz” Trunk Show and Sale in the Cultural Crossroads Learning Center (CCLC). Visit with master artist Jerardo Tena and […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Last day for the Mata Ortiz trunk show & sale

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Sunday, Jan. 14 is the last day for thee “The Artistry of Oaxaca and Mata Ortiz” Trunk Show and Sale in the Cultural Crossroads Learning Center (CCLC). Visit with master artist Jerardo […]

Desert Adventure Tour: Guest Ranches #1

Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ

Desert Adventure Tours are back! Join us for a tour of Wickenburg-area Guest Ranches on Tuesday, January 16 at 9 a.m. – ($105 members/$130 not-yet-members). The tour is led by master docent Joe Stevens […]

Book Talk and Signing with Roger Naylor

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

On Wednesday January 17 at 11 a.m., well-known Arizona guide and author Roger Naylor will be on hand to present his latest book, "Awesome Arizona: 200 Amazing Facts about the […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Howard Post In-Person Walkthrough

Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ

Howard Post: Western Perspectives Meet the artist and get an exclusive tour led by Howard Post himself. Exhibition walkthrough in the main galleries. Meet in the main lobby.

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Desert Adventure Tour: Ghost Towns

Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ

Join our exciting Desert Adventure Tour exploring Ghost Towns! Take the wheel on this self-drive adventure and uncover the intriguing history of these abandoned settlements. Stops on the tour will […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]

Appraisal Day

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Saturday Feb. 3 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Learning Center Certified licensed appraiser Sean Morton will be available to identify and provide informal appraisals of fine art and […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Rescheduled! Desert Adventure Tour: Guest Ranches

Desert Caballeros Western Museum 21 N Frontier St, Wickenburg, AZ

Desert Adventure Tour: Guest Ranches #2, ($105 members/$130 not-yet-members). The tour is led by master docent Joe Stevens and will stop at historic ranch locations which may include the Hassayampa River Preserve […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

Paint Wickenburg: Public Plein Air Event in Wickenburg

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

On Saturday, February 24, we are proud to present “Paint Wickenburg: Plein Air”, a site-specific and in-person painting event with the Wickenburg Art Club (WAC). If you are an artist […]

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Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April

DCWM 21 N Frontier Street, Wickenburg, United States

Meet in the Main Museum lobby at 11 a.m. Weekly Museum Tours every Friday through April. Free with paid Museum admission. No reservation required. Hear from our trained volunteer guides […]

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BearCat Family Friday presented by The Etnyre Foundation

Cultural Crossroads Learning Center 10 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ, United States

Join us for BearCat Family Friday at the DCWM! Experience a fun-filled day of family-friendly activities, including interactive exhibits, guided tours, and special programs highlighting the rich history and culture […]