Hello Dalí: Surrealist’s return to Monterey

Known for its aquarium, jazz festival, literary history and spectacular landscapes, Monterey has recently added the second-largest collection of works by Salvador Dalí in the United States to its major tourist draws. This past summer, the 15,148-square-foot former Museum of Monterey, across the plaza from California’s oldest government building, morphed into Dalí17 — a museum…

Salvador Dalí Collection Coming to Monterey

The Museum of Monterey is about to become home to the largest collection of works by Salvador Dalí on the West Coast, thanks to the arrival of 543 original etchings, lithographs, sculptures and tapestries by the Spanish surrealist artist. The collection will join the Aquarium and the Jazz Festivalas one of Monterey’s major tourist draws. It’s not as bizarre…