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Blue Star Museums offer free admission

Seven Sacramento area museums will participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families through Labor Day, Sept. 7. The seven local museums participating in Blue […]

Sac museums offering many summer programs

From learning more about art to archery or creepy crawlers to deep space, a dozen Sacramento area museums and destinations are offering special summer classes, camps and activities for Children. A comprehensive and continually updated listing of activities is available at sacmuseums.org/summer-camps/. Space is limited and camps are filling up fast. Parents are encouraged to […]

March is Museum Membership Month

On the heels of another successful Sacramento Museum Day, the Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) has identified March 2015 as Museum Membership Month. The benefits of museum membership often extend well beyond a financial savings and include exclusive experiences only available to members. There’s something for everyone as the thriving Sacramento museum community offers memberships […]

Sacramento museums offer special pricing

With nearly 25 museums and local destinations participating, the 2015 Sacramento Museum Day is proudly presented by Bank of America and Sacramento Covered. To the delight of the greater Sacramento region, the participating local museums will offer free or half-priced admission from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7 during the 17th annual event. Most […]

Sacramento museums to honor vets

Imagine. Explore. Discover. In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. During November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of […]

Sacramento museums get in the spirit

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Sacramento Museums are celebrating

In August, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring celebratory events and activities, a few of which include the following: Leo’s Birthday Bash at the Sacramento Children’s Museum on Aug. 2 — The biggest party of the summer and a night of family fun celebrating its mascot, Leo’s, birthday. Activities […]

Sacramento area museums offer summer fun

When it comes to summer fun, think Sacramento Museums. There are plenty of activities, camps and more still happening.   Aerospace Museum of California, 916-564-3437, aerospaceca.org, Amazing Aerospace Camp, Aug. 11-14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., ages 13-17. The Aerospace Museum of California is proud to introduce aviation to interested students with a hands-on and amazing summer camp. This memorable summer camp […]

Sac museums celebrate summer

Imagine. Explore. Discover. In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In June, many of the 30 members of the Sacramento Association […]

Plenty to see at the museums

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In May, many of the 30 members of the Sacramento Association of Museums are […]

Sacramento museums are celebrating spring

In addition to the fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In April, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Sac museums showcase women

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In March, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Museums offer bargain visits

Thirty Sacramento area museums will offer free or half-priced admission from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1, during the 16th annual Sacramento Museum Day. Two museums have recently joined the association and community-wide event: the California Statewide Museum Collections Center, 4940 Lang Ave. in McClellan, and the Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific […]

Sac museums offer special day

Imagine. Explore. Discover. To the delight of the greater Sacramento area community, 30 local museums will offer free or half-priced admission from 10 a.m-5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1 during the 16th annual Sacramento Museum Day. Two museums have recently joined the association and community-wide event, including the California Statewide Museum Collections Center and the […]

Sacramento museums honor vets in November

In November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are offering special Veteran’s Day related events and activities, including: Free museum admission for veterans at Maidu Museum and Historic Site — Nov. 6 to 15. All veterans can enjoy free admission. Showing daily at 2 p.m. is a one-hour documentary featuring […]

Sacramento museums fall for October

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Sac museums to offer free admission

Six Sacramento area museums are joining the Smithsonian magazine “Museum Day Live!” nationwide effort by offering free admission to ticket holders all day on Saturday, Sept. 28. Participating local museums include: Aerospace Museum of California, California Automobile Museum, California State Military Museum, California State Railroad Museum, Maidu Museum and Historic Site and The California Museum. […]

Sac museums take to the streets

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and destinations that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year. In August, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are taking to […]

Museums offer interesting exhibits

SACRAMENTO — In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and destinations that offers visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year. During July many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Sacramento museums celebrate the season

SACRAMENTO — In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In April, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums […]

Sacramento museums offer activities and fun

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In March, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are […]

Sacramento Museum Day is a bargain

SACRAMENTO — A record 30 Sacramento area museums will offer free or half-priced admission all day on Saturday, Feb. 2 during the 15th annual Sacramento Museum Day. Twenty-eight of the 30 museums will offer free admission whereas two destinations located in residential areas – the Sacramento Zoo and Fairytale Town – will offer half-priced admission […]

Sacramento museums celebrate the holidays

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year-long. During December many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are celebrating […]

Sacramento museums recognize and honor vets

SACRAMENTO — In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long. In November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums […]

Sac museums get into the spirit

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In October, many of the 30 members of the Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) […]

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