The McHenry Museum with its Main Exhibit room, Changing Exhibit room, and Auditorium provides one of the most flexible small venues in the City of Modesto. The main floor of the Museum can accommodate 200 guests while the auditorium will accommodate 64 to 90 guests depending upon the chair/table configuration. The photographs below demonstrate the versatility of the museum as a event venue.

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Visitor Tours

are self guided. Docents are stationed at various locations in the museum and can provide valuable information and directions to insure that each visitor has a quality visit to the museum.

Group Tours

may be scheduled by phoning the Modesto Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department at (209) 577-5344. Tours should be limited to 30 persons. These tours will be led by docents who can enhance the museum experience of each visitor. Larger groups can be divided between tours of the McHenry Mansion, just a block away, and the Museum. An elevator is available at the rear of the parking lot for the handicapped.