California State Railroad Museum

History Museum
125 I St (at 2nd St)
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 445-7387
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm


  • Free museum day several times a year,
  • Don't miss the sleeper car and dining car in the back. The sleeper car shakes!
  • the kids love this place.
  • learn all about the western railroad history! it's pretty cool ;) this place is fun for kids too!
  • Trains to play with upstairs for the kids.
  • The California State Railroad Museum retells the history of the railroad, and has 21 restored locomotives and other railcars, including a Pullman-style sleeping car and a Railway Post Office.
  • Very interesting! Make sure to join a 40-minutes tour on your way out of the theater.
  • I've been here a few times and it's still my fave museum in Sacramento. It's a lot of fun because the scenes are very well constructed and you can interact with many of them as well!
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  • Fascinating museum. They have occasionally held workshops photographers to come learn how to shoot in dim museum lighting
  • Had fun today! It was a nice surprise, it's a free enter!:)
  • The Spookomotive for Halloween is great!
  • If you park at k street mall you can get three hours free parking with validation and the hourly rate is a lot less than the old sac garages. There is a nice tunnel that goes right under the freeway.
  • When visiting The Railroad museum stop bye River City Saloon next door. Free wi-fi, cheap drinks, and don't forget to say hi to the mayor, he is a bartender there!
  • I cant imagine a better railroad museum. Tops!
  • Fun & educational
  • Nice, but fairly small. The human mannequins are unnecessary and creepy.
  • One of the most beautiful museums I've ever seen
  • Lots to see and lots of help in answering questions !
  • Best Railroad Museum in the West!

Nearby places

Sacramento, CA 95814
900 2nd St (at I St)
1001 Front St (at J St)