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“Excellent collection of vehicles in a rather pedestrian setting.” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of California Automobile Museum

California Automobile Museum
Ranked #9 of 164 things to do in Sacramento
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The mission of the California Automobile Museum is to educate and entertain while preserving and promoting the automobile and its influence on our lives. The Museum is open daily from 10am - 6pm (last admission 5pm) and every 3rd Thursday until 9pm.
Sacramento, CA
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48 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
“Excellent collection of vehicles in a rather pedestrian setting.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2012

Although this museum is a bit plain from the outside, and even when you first enter, it actually contains a wealth of beautiful and beautifully restored automobiles ranging from the early 1900s up to fairly recent times. Definitely worth a visit for lovers of older, classic vehicles.

Visited November 2011
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Folsom, California
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“My dad enjoyed it.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2012

Great museum with lots of old cars on exhibit. Many of the cars have plaques describing something interesting about the cars and a few even are set up in a diorama with period clothing.

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Wheatland CA
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20 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“if you love classic cars, you'll like this”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2012

the cars are great- most on loan, so the exhibit is a little different on each visit.

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Albany, Oregon
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Good small museum”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2012

Liked the Mercedes exhibit and some rare cars here. A ton of depression era cars and a good representation of American and a few European. Most on loan from local collectors. These cars and in original condition and not restored on many. Nice to see so many un-restored original condition cars.

Visited March 2012
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Sacramento, California
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72 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Old School display of great old cars”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2012

Wonderful collection, great variety of everyday and rare cars. Not much on the interactive displays you see in other museums these days.

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