Onsite Tours

Sorry, onsite field trips are not currently available during the Museum’s temporary closure. Reservations may be made for dates in February and beyond, subject to cancellation if the public health situation requires.

We invite you to consider booking an online field trip, bringing the experience of a Museum visit to students online. Visit page for more information.


Online Field Trips & Virtual Tours
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The Museum’s online programs bring the benefits of the Museum’s visit for students and Scouts online, eliminating travel costs and hassles of planning a traditional onsite visit.

Online K-12 field trips explore the state’s history, arts and culture from diverse perspectives, increasing empathy, tolerance and critical thinking skills. Choose from 3 programs aligned with History-Social Science, Common Core ELA and Ethnic Studies.


Reservation Policies, Terms & Conditions

  • Please plan your visit in advance and review current visitor protocols during COVID-19
  • To cancel or revise a reservation, contact or (916) 654-1729 a minimum of 7 days in advance of arrival.
  • A $20 deposit is required to book a Field Trip or Group Visit, which will be applied to the price of admission on the date of arrival.
  • Payment in full is due upon arrival and may be made by cash, ch