Hand Fan Museum

  • MUSEUMS
219 Healdsburg Avenue
Healdsburg, CA 95448
(707) 431-2500
(707) 431-0414 (fax)
Hours:
W-Sa, 11 am-4 pm. Closed for holidays and rainy days.
  • About

    The purpose of the Hand Fan Museum is to provide educational and cultural enrichment to the public by utilizing the hand fan as a vehicle for teaching history, art and geography, via publications, lectures and the establishment of a museum where actual hand fans from around the world will be exhibited.The Hand Fan Museum brings cultural and artistic history from around the world to Northern California. The museum is a jewel box-small in size but not in purpose. It is the first museum in the United States dedicated solely to hand fans and displays a permanent collection, as well as a rotating exhibit, that tell, often in beguiling detail, the stories of the cultures and individuals who used t