Santa Barbara Arts & Culture
The Santa Barbara arts and culture scene is comprised of progressive minds and rooted in a uniquely local flavor that sets the city apart from the rest. This attractive balance can be explored and enjoyed at our favorite museums, boutiques and galleries around town.
Santa Barbara Arts and Culture Attractions:
Holding collections from around the world in a variety of mediums, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art is a great place to visit during your stay at Hotel Milo. You can immerse yourself in works by local artists as the museum hosts tours, programs and events.
Fine Art photographer Lindsey Ross runs this boutique photography studio, specializing in the collodion process — a vintage form of printmaking. Located in the heart of the Funk Zone, Le Chambre Photographique is an excellent example of the originality and eccentricity offered by Santa Barbara arts and culture.
Casa Dolores is an institution that showcases and studies the popular arts of Mexico. Hosting lovely exhibitions year-round, the space is one of Santa Barbara’s finest cultural institutions.
Featuring hand-picked music, Warbler Records is an excellent vintage culture shop. Selling records, CDs, turntables and a whole lot more, Warbler offers guests an opportunity to step back into the good old days and enjoy some prime Santa Barbara arts and culture.