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Rev Your Engines for 30th Annual Docent Course at the California Automobile Museum

18 Dec

Sacramento, CA – Docents are volunteer teachers/tour guides who interpret the museum’s story to visitors from around the globe. At the California Automobile Museum, docents are the heart and soul who bring a sense of camaraderie to the nonprofit organization. This course is for dreamers, history enthusiasts, conversationalists, museum dwellers, university students, all around good nature […]

A ‘bigger and better’ Sacramento Beer Week set to take place in February

18 Dec

The popular Sacramento Beer Week is brewing up a bevy of sudsy festivities for its return in February. The annual celebration, which was previously handled by its founder Dan Scott, will now be helmed by the Northern California Brewers Guild and its executive director Darrell Amerine, and take place Feb. 26 through March 8. “We […]

Santa Comes Early to Sacramento 195 new bicycles are surprise gifts to foster kids and other children during holiday event

18 Dec

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Close to 200 Sacramento area children and teens were astounded to receive new bikes last night, donated by community members and businesses and assembled by local volunteers including members of the Sacramento Wheelman Club, Sacramento Police Department, and Sacramento Police Department Cadets. “We look forward to this event every year” The surprise gifts […]

New Home Project Announcement

01 Mar

February 15, 2014 – The California Automobile Museum is disheartened to announce that Paul and Renee Snider have decided to discontinue their pursuit of a Natural History Museum here in Sacramento.  The Sacramento Waterfront Museums Project was to be a combined natural history museum and an expanded California Automobile Museum on the spot where CAM […]

Sleep Train and Sacramento Police Honored at Foster Santa Event Hosted at the California Automobile Museum

03 Jan

Sleep Train and Sacramento Police Honored at Foster Santa Event Supervisor Nottoli presents at holiday event for children in need December 23, 2013 07:27 PM Eastern Standard Time SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This week’s Foster Santa event provided a chance to recognize Sleep Train www.sleeptrain.com and the Sacramento Police Department www.sacpd.org for their hard work in helping […]

New Home Update

11 Sep
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What’s Going On? We know you’ve been reading and hearing a lot these days about the plans for our new building, so we wanted to send you a special informational email with “the real scoop.” History Paul and Renee Snider, local philanthropists and car lovers, approached us a few years ago about locating a new […]

Golden Age Cars Grace the California Automobile Museum

09 Sep

SacBee.com 5/23/13 The California Automobile Museum gets in the Gatsby mood with a new exhibit of  “Golden Age” vehicles from the 1920s and Art Deco era. Over 20 lavish cars, including Stutz, Hispano-Suiza, Duesenburg and Auburn models, will be unveiled this Saturday at the Grand Opening where you can meet the owners Read more here: http://blogs.sacbee.com/sac_history_happenings/2013/05/what-elegance-in-motion-cars.html#storylink=cpy