From art and history to adventure and relaxation, Catalina Island offers something for everyone. Curate your own island itinerary with a visit to the Catalina Museum for Art & History, and enjoy additional tours, attractions, activities and more. Before or after your visit to the museum, consider these recommended creative and historic inspired experiences.

Behind the Scenes Casino Tour

First opened in 1929, celebrate the unmistakable beauty and storied history of Catalina Casino on a narrated walking tour that reveals the secrets of this iconic masterpiece, from its award-winning architecture to its world-renowned acoustics to the 105,000 Catalina clay tiles that adorn its pointed rooftop.

Tickets include $2 off admission to the Catalina Island Museum.


The Catalina Tile Experience

Offering visitors an authentic opportunity to share in island culture, the Catalina Tile Experience is a unique mix of history and hands-on craftsmanship. Create your own souvenir, explore the mini-museum at the pottery studio and learn about island history and Catalina tile making with an artist-led experience.


Discover Avalon

Discover Avalon on this delightful journey along the beachfront, up the hillsides, and through the heart of this friendly and historic town. You’ll see and learn about colorful local attractions as your guide shares interesting Catalina Island history and folklore from the comfort of the open-air passenger vehicle.