The Fine Arts & Culture Behind Napa Valley
Napa Valley is the home to art, music and architecture on both intimate and grand scales. Revolving art exhibitions, special museum exhibits, theatres and art galleries all provide a legendary arts and culture experience for our Napa Valley guests.
Browse through our local art galleries, theaters and more to visit during your next stay at The Meritage Resort and Spa.
Napa Art Galleries
Gordon Huether & Partners
Gordon Huether Studio creates large, site-specific art installations that are integrated into the architecture and landscape of projects all over the world. Over the course of his career, Gordon has won more than 50 public art awards and completed more than 150 private commissions for airports, museums, civic buildings, private corporations, hospitals and more. Most of his work is inspired by the effects that nature has on man-made materials, such as the rusty patterns present in deteriorating metal.
1821 Monticello Road, Napa, CA
The Grand Hand Gallery
The Grand Hand Gallery is an award-winning gallery of fine American craft and fine art. The gallery was originally opened by Ann Ruhr Pifer in her hometown of St. Paul, MN in 2004. In 2012, The Grand Hand Gallery Napa opened on Main Street in Napa. The artwork reflects a strong sense of authenticity, showing “the hand of the artist” at work; the processes used to create each piece; and frequently the influence of the particular time or place in which the artist was working.
1136 Main Street, Napa, CA
Located on 200 beautiful acres in the Carneros Region of the Napa Valley, di Rosa is a place that provokes the artistic imagination and spirit in an extraordinary landscape. The famous di Rosa collection covers more than half a century of work from many noted and distinguished artists, attracting thousands of visitors to its exhibitions, tours, lectures and family events.
5200 Carneros Highway, Napa, CA
More Napa Art Galleries:
- Karen Winograde Pottery
- Alla Prima Studios
- Quent Cordair Fine Art
- Jessel Gallery
- Artist of the Valley
- The Clayhouse
- Studio II Gallery Napa Valley
Napa Valley Museum
Nestled in the historic town of Yountville, the Napa Valley Museum provides unique experiences that enrich our community through exhibitions and educational programs. This museum explores the connections between our Valley’s environment, culture, history and creative expression.
Guests can learn about the unique geological make-up of the Valley, which has made the region one of the leading wine-growing regions in the world. Discover the Valley’s rich and dynamic history and enjoy exhibitions of local and regional artists, including painting, sculpture, photography, print-making, film, video and crafts.
55 Presidents Circle, Yountville, CA
Local Theatres and Opera Houses
Northern California’s Premiere Live Music Theatre. Located in beautiful downtown Napa, Uptown Theatre is surrounded by wine bars and award winning restaurants in Northern California’s wine country. The 860-seat theater affords Napa guests a truly unique concert experience. Visit their calendar of events to find out about upcoming artists.
1350 3rd Street, Napa, CA
Napa Valley Opera House
For over 130 years, the Napa Valley Opera House has been enchanting audiences with opera, concerts, comedy tours and special events. Visit their calendar of events during your next stay at The Meritage Resort and Spa.
1030 Main Street, Napa, CA
Music In The Vineyards
Music in the Vineyards is a nationally-acclaimed music festival that is held each August in the Napa Valley, CA. The three-week festival showcases nearly 40 world-class artists from around the US, Europe and Canada performing new and classic chamber music repertoire in stunning winery settings.
Enjoy complimentary wine tastings at each intermission and breathtaking views of the Napa Valley during Music in the Vineyards. This unique combination of Wine Country ambiance and world class talent allows artists and audiences alike to experience the intimacy of chamber music as it was intended to be performed.