Press Releases

9/15/2014 - Railroad Museum’s Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition “Journey Stories” to End Soon but Nostalgic Railroad Travel Poster Exhibit to Continue through May 2015  

8/7/2014 - Railroad Museum Celebrates 10 Years of Small Wonders Exhibit and names August as Toy Train Month

6/4/2014 - Railroad Museum First in California to Debut Traveling Smithsonian Exhibit "Journey Stories" on June 21

5/19/2014 - Railroad Museum to Showcase Award-Winning Photographs from Around the World Chosen by the Center for Railroad Photography & Art

5/5/2014 - Railroad Museum Gets in the Jazzy Spirit with Music Inside the Museum, Aboard Trains & Offers Free Admission to Sacramento Music Festival Badge Holders

5/5/2014 - Railroad Museum Calls Out for Volunteers

5/1/2014 - Complete with Spectacular Locomotives on Special Display, Railroad Musem to Celebrate
National Train Day on May 10

4/7/2014 - Old Sacramento is Where it's At over Easter Weekend

2/20/2014 - Railroad Museum Announces Special "Diesel Days" April throough September 

2/18/2014 - 2014 Weekend Excursion Train Rides in Old Sacramento

2/5/2014 - Grand Central: An American Treasure to Premiere at Railroad Museum on February 22

1/27/2014 - Railroad Museum Announces Tuesday Train Rides 

12/31/2013 - Railroad Museum Debuts Compelling New Exhibit Titled "California State Parks, 150 Years" On December 21

10/29/13 - Railroad Museum to Showcase a Family-Favorite “Small Train Holiday” on November 29 & 30

10/23/13 - Railroad Museum Offers Complimentary Train Rides and Museum Admission for Veterans & Active Military Personnel on November 11

10/17/13 - Railroad Museum to Debut Imaginative New Exhibit Titled “Welded Workers and Fused Faces” Opens November 8

9/16/13 - Whimsically-Decorated "Spookomotive" Trains To Treat Old Sacramento Visitors for Three Weekends in October

9/10/13 - Railroad Museum Presents 2nd Annual "Ales on the Rails" Sunset Train Ride - October 5!

9/04/13 - Six Local Museums to Offer Free Admission to Smithsonian Magazine's "Museum Day Live!" Ticket Holders on 9/28

7/12/13 - Railroad Museum Presents Special "Diesel Days" in July, August & September

7/02/13 - Round-Trip Shuttle Service Now Available from Railroad Museum to Sacramento Zoo on Weekends This Summer

7/02/13 - Railroad Museum to Debut Powerful New Exhibit Titled "Double Exposure" Opening September 14

6/04/13 - Railroad Museum Celebrates "Diesels & Dads" On Father's Day Weekend - June 15 & 16

5/28/13 - Railroad Museum Calls Out for Summer Volunteers - Applications Due June 7

5/22/13 - Railroad Museum Celebrates Summer With Special "Ales on the Rails" Sunset Train Ride - June 8

5/22/13 - *UPDATED* Railroad Museum Gets in the Jazzy Spirit With Music Aboard Trains & Free Admission to Sacramento Music Festival Badge Holders Special Jazz-Related Activities Inside Railroad Museum -- May 24-27

5/8/13 - *UPDATED* Celebrate National Train Day at the California State Railroad Museum - May 11 Free Admission, Amtrak Tours & More!

4/12/13 - After Major Rehabilitation, Railroad Museum Returns Heavy Duty 80-Foot Turntable to Service

4/5/13 - Railroad Museum to Debut Final Phase of Popular Fruit Crate Art When "Pick Me! A Bumper Crop from the Pacific Coast" Exhibit Opens May 1

3/8/13 - Railroad Museum to Resume Weekend Excursion Train Rides in Old Sacramento Beginning April 6-7

3/5/13 - Railroad Museum Visitors are in for a Visual Treat With Debut of "Sweet Stop: Mike Kotowski's Sugar Cane Trains of Hawaii" Exhibit - March 12

1/15/13 - Railroad Museum Calls Out for Volunteers in 2013!