What's New at the Railroad Museum?


All Aboard! Excursion Train Rides


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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - All aboard the California State Railroad Museum's popular excursion railroad -- the Sacramento Southern Railroad. 2014 marks the 31st consecutive season the excursion trains have been operating in Old Sacramento. More...







Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar - May 2 & 3


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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Lights, Camera, Action! Back by popular demand, the California State Railroad Museum is proud to host a unique "Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity & Lighting Seminar." More... 







All Aboard for Story Telling


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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Let Railroads help intro and foster the love of reading for your little ones. California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum are proud to introduce a new reading program on the first Monday of each month starting at 11 a.m. on April 7, 2014. More...


 



New Exhibit Titled "California State Parks, 150 Years: A Gift from the People, to the People" opened December 21, 2013 


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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum was proud to debut an all-new exhibit titled "California State Parks, 150 Years: A Gift from the People, to the People" on Saturday, December 21, 2013. More...





Exhibit Titled "Welded Workers and Fused Faces"
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum are excited to debut a playful new exhibit titled “Welded Workers and Fused Faces: The Sawmill and Railroad Sculptures of Ray Carrington” on November 8, 2013. More...






Exhibit Titled "Double Exposure"

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California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum are proud to debut a powerful new exhibit titled "Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad" on September 14, 2013... More...



Volunteer Training Signups Continue
Apply today and help keep the trains (and America's most popular Railroad Museum) rolling! The California State Railroad Museum and Old Sacramento State Historic Park (OSSHP) hold three Docent Training Classes throughout the year. More...

Transportation History Online
Online Offerings Now Available. A valuable online resource, re-launched in 2004, can help you learn about Sacramento's extensive agricultural and transportation history... More...