Present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and picture ID on Saturday or Sunday of the first full weekend of every month to receive one free general admission.*
January 4 & 5
The Museum & Museum Store will observe the following hours for the Christmas holiday:
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Open 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Regular business hours will resume on Friday, December 26 at 10:00 am.
The Museum & Museum Store will observe the following hours for the New Year’s holiday:
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Teachers, join us on Wednesday, January 14 from 6:00-8:00 pm to
discover how to enhance classroom curriculum with the Museum’s
programs aligned with Common Core State Content & STEM
Get the secrets of soil erosion by attending the Dig It!
The Secrets of Soil Science Fair Project Contest Finals.
From entries submitted to the “Dig It! The Secrets of Soil Science
Fair Project Contest,” 20 finalists will
present their projects for final judging from 12:00-4:00 pm in
the Museum lobby, where judges will award 2 grand prize winners
with a $1,000 scholarship each provided by Soil Science Society of
America in commemoration of the 2015
International Year of Soils.
For more information or to enter the contest, please visit
more information and online resources for K-12 students, please
visit Soils.org and Soils4Kids.org.
As a participant of the Sacramento Association of Museum’s annual Museum Day, The California Museum will offer half-priced admission on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 10:00 am to 4:45 pm as follows:
College Students/Seniors 65+ with ID
Youth (ages 6-17)
Learn the stories behind the photographs of “Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit” in a presentation by photojournalist Paul Kitagaki, Jr. on Saturday, February 14 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.