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Crocker Art Museum

Closes in 4 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Love the poetry nights

They have poetry with the art and poets from all over , with their open mic night. heard some... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
LLaroch
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Sacramento, California
Great Museum!

This is a hidden delight, with an old mansion and a modern building attached. The exhibits are up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adnora
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Stockton, California
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The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in California. Established in 1885, the Museum features one of the country’s finest collections of Californian art, exceptional...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They have poetry with the art and poets from all over , with their open mic night. heard some really great poems and very interesting people

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LLaroch
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a hidden delight, with an old mansion and a modern building attached. The exhibits are up close and personal and it seems many of them can actually be touched. The place was full of people of all ages and the atmosphere was bright!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Adnora
Reviewed 5 days ago

clean, well lit space containing various art forms: paintings, sculptures, ceramics, installations. Well organized and helpful staff, docent.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Debcook35
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was pleasantly surprised by the collections at this museum! Lots of genres and epochs of paintings, pottery, and porcelain. Close parking, an easy and fun half-day excursion.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KarenB95628
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The collection and displays were not overwhelming. The food in the cafe was not great. The gift shop, however, had lots of great things

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eahmd
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One terrific museum. Has very interesting traveling exhibits , something for everyone. Has a nice store with interesting gifts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorraine F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the premier museum in town. And it has both modern and old.The view of Yosemite Valley is worth the trip. It is massive and really amazingly detailed. Did I mention Philip Gaston? Drawings by Rembrandt? Check! Oliver Jackson? Yes! African and Egyptian are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank day3tripper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent about two hours visiting the museum, which is mostly on the third and second floor of the two conjoined buildings. Some interesting 1800's paintings, esp. California landscapes, including a spectacular huge painting of the classic Yosemite valley sites, but other than that, the exhibitions...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing art museum. We needed a lot more time. Especially enjoyed the lay out of the building including the use of the old house.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here four times in three years and it is a very plesant art gallery, my wife and I have visited alone and with family, always a great experience and last year they were setting up for a wedding reception, taking bridal pictures, nice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dennis Y
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Not sure best bet is to call Dependinyon the size in may fit, but it is all metered parking in the area.
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Yes....try calling the museum. But...anyone who has driven a large vehicle knows...THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES you'll find a parking place near anything! You must try your luck and hope for the best. And,or you could have... More
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