Smithsonian Museum Day
April 4, 2020

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Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
Sat., April 4, 2020
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Free with advance registration

FREE admission for 2 to the California Museum with advance registration during Smithsonian’s Museum Day on Sat., April 4, 2020! A value of $18  on the cost of admission for 2 adults, tickets are your free pass to view ALL current long-term and temporary exhibits.


Snoopy Plate

The California Museum is proud to support the California Association of Museum’s Snoopy License Plate benefiting all of the state’s great museums and cultural institutions through California Cultural and Historical Endowment grant programs.

Starring the world’s favorite beagle, the plates feature a reproduction of an original Snoopy drawing by PEANUTS™ creator Charles M. Schulz. Sequential plates are $50, and personalized plates are $98.



Tune into the Museum’s live webcasts. To view webcasts of past events, visit our YouTube channel playlist


13th California Hall of Fame
December 10, 2019

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13th Annual California Hall of Fame
Live Webcast
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019 7:00-8:30 pm

Tune in to watch Gov. Gavin Newsom and First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom present the ”Spirit of California” medal to the California Hall of Fame 13th Class, live from the California Museum on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019!