Support the Museum


The California State Railroad Museum relies on the generosity of friends and supporters to help fulfill our mission to build interpretive programs and exhibits, preserve railroad history, and provide high-quality services to our guests.

Individuals and corporations can contribute to the Museum in a variety of ways. We encourage you to contact the non-profit California State Railroad Museum Foundation for information on planned giving, in-kind donations, memorial donations or to discuss your individual needs. We can be reached at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or (916) 445-5995.

We have outlined our categories of giving below, and we hope you will choose to make a contribution in whichever way suits your interests and needs. Please choose from the following: