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Crocker Art Museum

216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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The Best Museum in Town

An outstanding collection of art presented in both historic and modern settings. It will not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sacramento, California
Sacramento Jem

Love the varied art and the setting - and blending of old and new buildings- The open court yard... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Keith J
Carmichael, California
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The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in California. Established in 1885, the Museum features one of the country’s finest collections of Californian art, exceptional holdings of master drawings, a comprehensive collection of international ceramics, as well as European, Asian, African, and Oceanic art. The Crocker is CLOSED every Monday.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An outstanding collection of art presented in both historic and modern settings. It will not disappoint.

Thank steveherrick46
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the varied art and the setting - and blending of old and new buildings- The open court yard has wonderful music in summer time and the serve super pies!!

Thank Keith J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our grandchildren and had fantastic time in toddler room and wingdings. Cafe was enjoyed by all.

Thank s s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole place is really beautiful and the docents are so knowledgeable! There S plenty to see to keep you busy for hours and the location lends itself to a quick walk to or from Old Sacramento.

Thank Jen J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is great. It took us 3 hours just to do 3rd floor exhibits our total walking distance was 1.7 mi. It's a nice stroll. We didn't get to do 1st or 2nd because of timed parking. So be aware of that. We are...More

Thank 7sHeaven
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very impressed with the Crocker Art Museum. I go to museums in every city I visit but this was a pleasant surprise. Great exhibits and art throughout. Loved the permanent collections as well as current exhibits. The older - original (?) building is...More

Thank Ambarrett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People are blown away when they visit this treasure. Interesting collection including a widely ranging scope. The special exhibits have been top notch. Saturday we attended an interview by Beth Ruyak of Capital Public Radio of Gregory Kondos. His California landscapes get international recognition. He...More

Thank WesNCC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I went here on a whim and really enjoyed ourselves! It's relatively small so didn't take a long time to go through. We'll look forward to going back!

Thank JulieinCali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting the Crocker Art Museum, great museum at an affordable price. We pre paid parking essentially at the front door for 3 hours and only managed to view the third floor! It has been years since we visited an art museum, it won’t...More

Thank GE3-95037
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent and comprehensive exhibit of Richard Diebenkorn. It chronicles his paintings and drawings from the 1940"s to his later work with abstract expressionism. He is one of the finest artists that California has produced. There is also an excellent publication by Scott...More

Thank Kathy D
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24 July 2017|
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Response from Allan D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best bet is to call Dependinyon the size in may fit, but it is all metered parking in the area.
23 July 2017|
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Response from john b | Reviewed this property |
Yes....try calling the museum. But...anyone who has driven a large vehicle knows...THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES you'll find a parking place near anything! You must try your luck and hope for the best. And,or you could have... More
15 June 2017|
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Response from Tree M | Reviewed this property |
Jazz as in the Jazz Jubilee? Or Crocker specific concerts? I've have seen a musical event inside at the Crocker, never anything outside. But often the Annual Dixieland Jazz Jubilee events are outside venues, and the... More