The California State Railroad Museum is located in Old Sacramento, a thriving Historic District filled with exciting shops, restaurants, and attractions. Widely regarded as North America's finest and most popular interpretive railroad museum, the Museum offers an unforgettable experience to all who visit. The California State Railroad Museum offers a number of unique indoor and outdoor event venues that are sure to make your occasion memorable. Let us be the site of your next special event! Working with your caterer or special events planner, our Facilities Rental staff can help ensure an unforgettable experience for your guests.
The Museum has a variety of facilities in Old Sacramento, suitable for events such as corporate meetings, receptions, dinners, and other social gatherings:
Social Gatherings & Receptions - capacity 350 seated or 550 standing
Museum Sierra Scene
Social Gatherings & Receptions - capacity 40 seated or 60 standing
Railroad Museum Theater(s)
Meetings & Presentations - capacity 135 each
The 1849 Scene
Outdoor Space - capacity several thousand
Meetings & Presentations - capacity 150
Social Gatherings & Receptions - capacity 225
Dinner in the Diner
Intimate Dining, Social Gatherings & Receptions - capacity 48
Union Pacific Caboose
Kid's birthday parties - Capacity 15
For more information, fee structures, terms and conditions, please call or write us today!
Railroad Museum Facilities Rentals: (916) 417-1159
Railtown 1897 Facilities Rentals: (209) 984-3953
Facilities Rental Program
California State Railroad Museum
111 "I" Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Proceeds from facilities rentals support exhibits and programs of the California State Railroad Museum. Operated by California State Parks with assistance from the CSRM Foundation, the California State Railroad Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.