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Vintage Home Tour – June 17, 2017

2017-05-12T11:13:35+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Events|

Join us for the 2017 Vintage Home Tour on Saturday, June 17th from 11-4pm. Celebrate historic homes on Balboa Island & a Vintage Yacht "The Phantom." You will view the The “Rempel House” on Little Island, 1954 Mid-Century Modern, and darling cottages. Tickets on sale in advance at the Museum Store, on our website & [...]

Spring 2017 Newsflash

2017-04-27T06:39:42+00:00 April 27th, 2017|News|

We hope you enjoy this newsflash with exciting updates from the Balboa Island Museum! Read the our latest Spring 2017 edition here.

Balboa Island Living, April 2017

2017-04-19T15:17:36+00:00 April 19th, 2017|News|

Please enjoy this April 2017 edition of Balboa Island Living. We hope you like the Museum's Bal Week article with darling photos from our archive.  

Wing Lam Speaker Event May 23, 2017

2017-04-11T17:21:32+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Events, Speaker Series|

Please join us for a wonderful evening at the Newport Beach Public Library with Wing Lam and his parents, Lee Cheong Kwong & Lee So Ching. They will share the incredible story of their journey from Mainland China to Balboa Island. For more information, please call the Museum at 949-675-3952. You can RSVP to this [...]

Balboa Island Living, March 2017

2017-03-14T12:29:52+00:00 March 14th, 2017|News|

In this March edition of Balboa Island Living, you will learn about how we have Kewpies on exhibit at the Museum. Stop by for a docent led tour of our 1947 historic house!

Balboa Island Living, February 2017

2017-02-09T11:33:02+00:00 February 9th, 2017|News, Events|

Tom and Cindy Houston are the featured family for the February 2017 edition of Balboa Island Living. They are great friends of the Balboa Island Museum. We so appreciate everything that have done for the community. Don't you love this picture of them installing the 1954 plaque on their historic home? Cindy is co-chairing the 2017 [...]

Kewpie Exhibit with Love Stories

2017-02-09T10:58:44+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Exhibit|

Love and Kewpies Are in the Air at the Balboa Island Museum Balboa Island – Kewpies were one of the first mass-produced toys in the world. These grinning baby dolls with the funny little tufts of hair and chubby cheeks were created by self-taught artist Rose O’Neill, and were initially conceptualized as a cartoon intended [...]