The Historical Figures®


Mr. George S. Stuart

Celebrated Ojai sculptor, historian and monologist.

See history come to life in his remarkably accurate, 
quarter life size Historical Figures®.


Past Exhibits


  • Chumash Artifacts

  • Tools of Early Settlers

  • Agricultural Heritage

  • Area Oil Exploration

  • Local School History

Botkes In 1954, Jesse Arms Botke designed 
a mural for the hotel bar in the Oaks 
Hotel of Ojai in 1954. (left) 

The Botke mural pieces are now 
housed at the Museum.


Soaring in Stone (left)

Sculpture by Carlyle T. Montgomery

Life-sized California condor and young man reaching for their freedom sculpture has been moved to the museum front courtyard. The sculpture is made of Belgian limestone. The original red serpentine condor's head was damaged and replaced with a head made of Mojave Red.

Sespe Exhibit (right)

A diorama authentically depicting the animals and plants from our local mountains.

Ojai Valley Museum