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$5 general admission
$4 senior, student, teacher, military
$3 per person for groups of 10 or more
Petaluma Arts Center members are free
Become a PAC member online or at the door.

Group Tours & School Field Trips

Petaluma Arts Center uses the Visual Thinking Strategies method as the basis for experiencing art, with a team of 15+ docents who are able to facilitate visual art discussion as you experience the current exhibition. For inquiries, contact for more information or to reserve.


We are located in the historic train depot on Lakeville Street between East D and East Washington Streets, adjacent to the Downtown Petaluma SMART train. Entrance to our parking lot is from East Washington Street, across from CVS.


The Petaluma Arts Center is located near the corner of East Washington Street and Lakeville Street, on the same property as the Petaluma Visitors Center, three blocks east of downtown. Entry to the one-way driveway is via East Washington Street. The Petaluma Arts Center is the long, orange adobe building on the southeast end of the property.

From the South:
1. Take the Petaluma Boulevard South exit from 101 North.
2. Continue on Petaluma Boulevard approximately one mile through downtown.
3. Turn right onto East Washington Street.
4. Continue east on East Washington through one traffic light.
5. Look for chain link construction site on the right.
6. After the chain link fence ends, turn right into a curved driveway. Look for a sign that says Petaluma Visitors Center and Petaluma Arts Center just after the driveway. The driveway is directly across East Washington from the CVS driveway.

From the North:
1. Take the East Washington Street exit from 101 South.
2. Turn right onto East Washington and continue west approximately one mile.
3. Immediately after crossing Lakeville Street, move into the center turn lane, across from the CVS driveway.
4. Turn left into the curved driveway.

From the East:
1. When coming into Petaluma on Lakeville Street, continue on Lakeville to East Washington Street.
2. Turn left onto East Washington.
3. Immediately move into the center turn lane, across from the CVS driveway.
4. Turn left into the curved driveway.