travelgrove Travel Tips
 

California Automobile Museum, Sacramento, California

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
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/

 
California State Railroad Museum33rd Street Bistro
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Sacramento

  • The Kitchen
    Sacramento's finest restaurant which leaves with a longing to return, The Kitchen conquered not only the locals but its visiting customers too. Their dishes are exquisite and delightful, though sometimes I would have had more. With the [...]
    D: 6mi00
  • The Firehouse
    Located in downtown Sacramento, in the Old City, The Firehouse bistro is a beautiful, elegant restaurant remodeled from a former fire station. Their exquisite cuisine combats with the places' charm and elegance, providing the diner an [...]
    D: 2.7mi00
  • The Waterboy
    A rustic small restaurant that you fall in love with from the first time you step through its doors. The Waterboy has a welcoming ambiance and an amazing staff who are friendly, and helpful all the time. We had such a lovely evening on our [...]
    D: 3.8mi00
  • Old Sacramento
    The older, more traditional aspect of the city is preserved in the Old Sacramento area, where you can find dining locales, shops, walking areas and museums, not to mention a lot to see. This area of the city is a must, not just because [...]
    D: n/a00
  • California State Capitol Museum
    Built on the image of the Washington Capitol, this imposing marble building is home to the senate and a public museum. Free tours are provided inside the California State Capitol Museum which feature not only art exhibitions but also the [...]
    D: 3.1mi00

Things about Sacramento you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Sacramento Travel guide

For the ones that have passed their childhood, downtown offers a bountiful array of attractions and activities. There is a world-class comedy club, a live theatre, elegant restaurants, candy stores, costume shops, pubs and bookstores, but the focal point of is the Downtown Plaza, an open-air mall that features a movie theater department stores, specialty clothing stores and entertain shoppers with [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
There are many beautiful and well preserved Victorian houses in Charlottetown, but most of them are private property and people live in them so you...
History & Culture: Beaconsfield Historic House

Alkersum, Germany
The Museum der Westküste is a fantastic little museum that you would have never expected on a little island like Föhr. The relatively new...
History & Culture: Museum der Westüste

 

Konstanz, Germany
In Konstanz gibt es viele Museen, Theater, Kunst und Bauwerke, so wie das Rathaus oder das Schnetztor.
General: Museen, Theater und Rathaus

Iraklion, Greece
If you are at Heraklion, visit the archaeoligical museum. There you can see famous findings, also the bull´s head called Monitaurus and the Snakes...
History & Culture: Archaeological museum of Iraklio

 

Tripoli, Greece
If you are at this city, and you plan to go in the south, check the actual time schedules of the train and bus, if you want to use it.
Public Transportation: Traveling

Lucknow, India
Apart from the great architectural heritage the city has, the Mughalai cuisine is something that one should never miss. The famous Kababs(made of...
Food: Travel tip

 

Tusnad, Romania
If you go to Tusnad don't miss to visit the Saint Anna lake. It is a bid cold but very beautiful!
Outdoors Activities: You must visit the St. Anna lake

Atlanta, Georgia
If you are a fan of Gone with the Wind, the best known literature classic about the South, you really shouldn't miss the home of author Margaret...
History & Culture: Margaret Mitchell House and Museum

 

Fresno, California
One of the most amazing places on Earth, the Forestiere Underground Gardens have been carved out during 40 years by a Sicilian self-taught...
Sightseeing: Forestiere Underground Gardens

Pawcatuck, Connecticut
Lots to do here. Beaches, Mystic Seaport Museum, New England towns, History and more
Sightseeing: Part of Stonington, CT

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*