Last updated: 3/3/2012
Moraga, California
Street Address
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94556
Mailing Address
1928 St. Mary's Rd.
Moraga, CA 94556
phone: 925-631-4379
Wednesday through Sunday: 11 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
Adults: $5
Members: free
K-12 grades Students : Free
Museum Type(s)
Gift Shop
Online Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Group Tours
Carrie Brewster, Director
phone: 925-631-4643
Julie Armistead, Registrar/Colelctions Manager
Kyla Porter, Gallery Manager
phone: 925-631-4363
Heidi Donner, Public Information/Community Relations/Education/Tours
phone: 925-631-4069
James Whiteaker, Exhibition Designer/Preparator

The Hearst Art Galley is known for diverse, museum-quality exhibitions, publications and educational programs. The Gallery has over 2000 works in its permanent collection. Temporary exhibitions of contemporary, ethnographic and international subjects.


The art collection originated in the early part of the 20th century, with the first gallery opening in 1934. The Hearst Art Gallery was built in 1977 with a grant from the Hearst Foundation. The newly expanded Saint Mary's College Museum of Art (formerly the Hearst Art Gallery) was completed in October of 2011. The Museum serves both the Saint Mary's College community and the public.

Artifact Collections

anthropology, antiquities, archives, ethnic & tribal art, ethnology, painting, photography, prints/drawing, sculpture, works on paper, icons

Educational Programs

Lectures, panel discussions, tours, Guide by Cell audio tours, study tables, biblio/video/web-ographies, Member bus tours of other museums and collections



Lecture Halls


Dean of Academic Resources, Advisory Board


Access: General Public

Appointment required: No


Occasional members print newsletters, enewsletters, exhibition and collection catalogs


parking, wheelchair access, re

free parking

Wheelchair Accessible



Gift Shop

The SMCMoA sells exhibition catalogs, selected art books and art books for children, some jewelry and selected art-related items year round. Call (925) 631-4379 for more information.

Gift Shop

Online Gift Shop

Special Event Rental


Group Tours

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