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Enormous and very interesting

The museum is a bit difficult to get to, as it's located south of Old Sacramento between the river... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dmbia
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Iowa
Great classic car museum

Men and many other museums from coast to coast. I would rank this one up there with many of them... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bruce p
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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The mission of the California Automobile Museum is to educate and entertain while preserving and promoting the automobile and its influence on our lives. The Museum is open daily from 10am - 6pm (last admission 5pm) and every 3rd Thursday until 9pm.
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2200 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95818-1107
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is a bit difficult to get to, as it's located south of Old Sacramento between the river and I-5. It's worth making a trip there, though. They have an enormous collection of cars: true antiques, classics, and interesting cars from more modern eras....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Men and many other museums from coast to coast. I would rank this one up there with many of them. Great selection of classic cars and even have some for sale. Very clean and spacious place. The staff is very professional and friendly. Very cost-effective....More

Thank bruce p
Reviewed 23 July 2018

If you want to see some of the old cars you used to ride in go see this exhibition worth the money and time

Thank jcs1936
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It's a hidden gem on the outskirts of Old Town Sacramento. Hosting some very interesting and significant cars, as well as some outstanding rotating exhibits over the past few years it's really worth taking the time to make repeat visits to see how things are...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

The best part of this museum is their special exhibits that they showcase regularly. The most recent one I saw was about "hot rods" and the Sacramento connection to this phenomenon.

Thank mwmoon
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Went there with a buddy, they had cars from the late 18 hundreds to more modern cars. Wonder display of Model A's and T's. Also several unique and rare models. Spent several hours Oooing and Aahing. My favorite car was the DeLorian for the 1980's.

Thank JoeinCOS
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

This car collection was really nice. They early cars from 1900’s up through 1990’s mostly domestic manufactured. The signs were very informative but the many friendly docents were a kick and full of stories, technical details and just fun trivia. We saw cars being worked...More

Thank Balboagal
Reviewed 21 June 2018

On our way to the Sacramento Airport, we stopped at this Museum. It being a Sunday, rides were offered in a variety of vintage autos. But, the interior displays were what we came for. Vehicles from pre Model T's to later modified show cars. I'd...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Sacramento Automobile Museum is a wonderland of great cars and trucks to see. They will highlight different eras such as travel trailers from the 1920's through the 60's. Then another month classic motorcycles, or fire trucks or law enforcement vehicles from the past. On...More

Thank darrellreeves
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We came here for a quick visit through town, and my husband really enjoyed all the different vintages of automobiles on display. The museum staff were really helpful and really knowledgeable also.

Thank Melody L
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Koko396
15 January 2018|
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Response from IWJwinefrog | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the museum directly to find out what is in their inventory.
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7 April 2016|
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Response from Georgene C | Reviewed this property |
They do have a large area within the museum that would be appropriate for a fund raiser. The rest of your questions I would suggest that you contact the museum directly at (916) 442-6802. I used to have a car on display... More
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BeckyB399
29 March 2015|
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Response from NanGS_10 | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on whether you just walk through on your own or use the service of one of the docents. With a docent that my husband really enjoyed we were probably there over an hour. We were both glad we spent part of our... More
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