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Crocker Art Museum

216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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Great Collection of Regional Painters' Works.

If you like regional painting of the late 19th and early 20th century, you'll want to see the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vandover
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Tallahassee, Florida
Great Museum a must visit for art and history lovers

Wonderful museum with a diverse and unique collection. The original museum is an historic mansion... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Virginia M
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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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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like regional painting of the late 19th and early 20th century, you'll want to see the paintings here: by Charles Rollo Peters, Eric Pape, Ernest Peixotto, Guy Rose, and other friends of California novelist Frank Norris who studied with them at the California...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful museum with a diverse and unique collection. The original museum is an historic mansion with a fine collection of paintings and the modern addition has a strong collection of paintings and sculptures from Impressionism to present day and great temporary exhibits. There was a...More

Thank Virginia M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sacramento's prestigious Crocker Art Museum is the city's true gem! Since it's expansion and grand reopening on 10/10/10, the museum's collection showcases artists known in Northern California and beyond--a truly first rate collection. The galleries are spacious and include traditional works as well as modern...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this museum when they had a special exhibit on the 10th anniversary of Hi Fructose, an art magazine out of San Francisco. The exhibit was expansive and very enjoyable. We wandered most of the 3rd floor and still, after a while rushed through...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum has a "new section" and an "old section". Be sure to visit the "old section" which has a floor of "old masterpieces". The collection is small...but of high quality. Plus this house and museum is of historical importance.

Thank john b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Crocker doesn't necessarily have, to visitors' eyes, much in the way of recognisable artists but it has surprising breadth, including pieces from Papua, Meissen ceramics, Asian art. It has a broad collection of Californian art, and some very interesting modern pieces, as well as...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I personally like the Bento Box lunches. Always fresh. All locations are clean and the Staff courteous and attentive.

Thank April2992
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a taste of art culture in the Sacramento area check out the Crocker Art Museum. It is great for the entire family.

Thank dolphinesgonzales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took 3 generations to visit the museum and loved it. There was something for everyone including a great kids area with hands on activities and a huge interactive media wall. We ate lunch and had some great salads and snacks. Highly recommend for a...More

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is great and bigger than you think. I was amazed at the size and quality of the exhibits. Not just for kids, actually it is a very mature gallery. If in Sacramento check it out if you like museums

Thank karl p
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dolphinesgonzales
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.
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JeffreyLAX
24 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
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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
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