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California Automobile Museum, Sacramento, California

 
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Distance from city center: 3.4mi
zsoldicsa's pictureby zsoldicsa History & Culture travel tip
added on the 5th of January, 2011
For a few hours of real, vintage museum exploration, the California Automobile Museum can be the perfect spot. Though a bit hidden, it worth the seek, because this small gem of old, classic cars is so different from the usual vehicle museums.

Bring your camera, if you have a bit older kids, they can get busy with it flashing pictures while you read the infos about the cars or talk to the staff regarding anything you would want to know that is not listed in the info tabs. A well worth museum, don't miss it!

Address:
2200 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95818, USA

Price:
$8 for adults, $4 for children.
On special celebrations reduced or free admission.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 10am-6pm

On the web:
http://toweautomuseum.org/

 
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