The Old Monterey Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and highlighting the rich cultural and artist heritage of Monterey.  Your donations help us to put on art shows, restore architectural treasures, and provide educational events to the community. Continue reading Donate

Buildings in Focus: House of the Four Winds

In order to highlight Monterey’s rich history, The Old Monterey Foundation brings attention to the various buildings in and around downtown that have played an important part in the city’s development as part of the Buildings in Focus series.

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Fourth of July Parade in Downtown Monterey

We hope you saw our colorful banner in Monterey’s 4th of July parade. The Old Monterey Foundation is one of the sponsors of this wonderful downtown celebration.
Old Monterey Foundation
in collaboration with
Monterey Museum of Art
presents the
Jules Tavernier Lecture Series
September 5, 12, and 26
Look for this banner on our table at Farmers Market every Tuesday afternoon in the month of August. We will have much more information about the 3 FREE lectures to be presented about Jules Tavernier and his art work, now exhibited at the Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street.


We welcome volunteers to assist the event organizers to perform a variety of tasks ranging from promotion of the event, securing sponsorships, acting as a docent during the week-end event, assisting with various week-end activities and more. If you have an interest in supporting our mission to open the adobes and to display these hidden treasures, please contact us for additional information.

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