The City of Temecula supports the arts! Visit these galleries to view original pieces by local artists. 

The Gallery at The Merc | 42051 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590


The Gallery at The Merc features various works by Dorland Associate Artists. These artists belong to a non-profit organization, “Dorland Mountain Arts Colony”. The organization is dedicated to deepening the quality of the creative process. It is a beautiful retreat where artists, writers, musicians, and composers can create in a secluded, natural setting. The colony is located near Temecula Valley Wine Country, about 100 miles south of Los Angeles and sixty miles north of San Diego. This exhibition will be on display from August 30 – October 1, 2023.

For details about this organization, please visit:

Gallery Hours: MON & TUE: Closed |WED - FRI: 2pm - 6pm | SAT: 12pm - 9:30pm | SUN: 12pm - 5pm                                                                *Hours subject to change per theater show schedules.

The Civic Center Gallery | 41000 Main Street, Temecula, CA 92590          


The Civic Center Gallery features Inspired by Grace by local artist Michelle Trabelsi. Trabelsi’s work opens the mind to embrace a creative atmosphere and inspires viewers to live life colorfully.  This exhibit is on display from September 4 – November 4, 2023.

For more information about the artist and to get in contact her, please visit her website at:

Gallery Hours: MON - FRI: 8am - 5pm | SAT & SUN: Closed

Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library | 30600 Pauba Road, Temecula, CA 92590

The Affectionate Look

The Gallery at the Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library showcases Live Wedding and Event Paintings by Jess Perna. Perna is passionate about producing memories in fine art for his clients. His work captures the excitement, love, and joy of important life events. Visitors can see the display from September 24 – November 17, 2023.

For more information about the artist and to get in contact him, please visit his website at:

Gallery Hours: MON - THUR: 10am - 6pm | SAT: 10am - 5pm | SUN: 1pm - 5pm *Hours subject to change.

The Rotunda Gallery at Temecula Valley Museum | 28314  Mercedes Street, Temecula, CA 92590

Rotunda Halloween

The Rotunda Gallery at the Temecula Valley Museum 

In preparation for the Halloween season, The Rotunda Gallery features Décor arranged by The Temecula Valley Woman’s Club.  Enjoy an Elegant Halloween display with hidden glass artifacts, and decorations that are beautiful, whimsical, and full of sparkles. 

Gallery Hours: MON: CLOSE | TUE - SUN: 10am - 4pm | *Hours subject to change.

How do I exhibit my artwork with the City of Temecula?

Galleries are booked for the year 2024. Artists interested in 2025 exhibition opportunities through the above gallery locations must complete a Gallery Application Form in the spring of 2024. 

To receive announcements for art events and other possible display opportunities, please sign up through the city website. Follow the link below and select “Arts Culture & Events.”

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