The museum frequently offers new and exciting programs such as new gallery exhibitions every Spring and Fall, our “Fridays at Peto” series, featuring guest lecturers with periodic topics of interest, University art student exhibitions, and “A Painting a Day” art course by Abby Ryan. The museum is also featured on the Island Heights Spring Garden Tour, and the Island Heights Holiday House Tour every year! See below for our scheduled events.
DATES: Sept 22 – Dec 16 Members Reception, Friday, September 21st ADMISSION: $5 – Members are Free TICKETS: Available at the door The John F. Peto Studio Museum is proud to present, 24 paintings from Tromp l’oeil artist, Gary Erbe. “The 50 year Retrospective”: has been traveling for the past year. From The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown Ohio, The Brinton Museum, Big Horn, WY, and Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA. The John F. Peto Studio museum will be…Find out more »
Join us in the museum garden on September 28th to view the documentary "Island Heights" by filmmaker and Island Heights resident, Peter Slack. The film will be projected on a sail, celebrating the town's sailing history, as well as John F. Peto and his contributions to the history of Island Heights. DATE: September 28 ADMISSION: Free, donations gratefully accepted Time: 7:30 Bring Your Own Chairs Rain Date is Sunday, September 30thFind out more »
The Peto Museum will be participating again in the 35th Annual Island Heights Methodist Church Christmas House Tour! Each year, select unique homes and buildings in Island Heights beautifully decorate for the holidays. Tickets will be required. Stay tuned for updated ticket information.Find out more »