Admission, Hours, & Directions


$8 General
$4 Student
Kids under 5 FREE
$1 Off for senior (65+) and AAA members

FREE Parking

Members and kids under 5 are always FREE.  Membership Information.


Open 7 days a week
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Last admission: 5:00 pm
Third Thursdays open until 9:00 pm: last admission at 8:00pm
See below for special event prices.

We are CLOSED Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
We CLOSE at 3pm on Fourth of July, Christmas Eve, and New Year’s Eve.

Additional Information

Reduced or Free admission on these special occasions:

  • Free Museum Day – First Saturday in February
  • St. Patrick’s Day – wear green and receive half-off admission (1-4pm)
  • Mother’s Day – Moms get in FREE
  • Father’s Day – Dads get in FREE
  • Memorial Day & Veteran’s Day – Active and retired veterans get in FREE
  • Collector Car Appreciation Day (July 10) – Drive your classic car and get in free!
  • Grandparent’s Day – bring your grandkids and get in free (students are $4, under 5 free)
  • Halloween – wear your costume and get in for half price

The Museum is a large warehouse-type building that is not temperature controlled, so bring your sweater in the winter and dress for warm weather in the summer.


We are located near Old Sac
2200 Front Street
Sacramento, CA 95818-1106
Voice: (916) 442-6802
Fax: (916) 442-2646


DUE TO CONSTRUCTION*                    

From Old Sacramento:

Take Front Street (South)
and loop around Tower Garage
Left on Capitol Ave
Right on L Street
Right on O Street
Left on Front Street

 Alternative Route

Go (North) on 2nd Street
Make a Right on I Street
Right on 3rd Street
Right on O Street
Left on Front Street

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For Google map and driving instructions click here.

CAM Directions (PDF) – written directions with map

Museum Floor Policies

The California Automobile Museum is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our community. Consistent with this principle and applicable laws, CAM does not discriminate in offering access to the Museum and any of its programs, services and activities on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, military status, gender expression, gender identity, political activity or affiliation or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local law. It is our policy to maintain a non-discriminatory environment free from intimidation, harassment or bias based upon these grounds.

The California Automobile Museum is committed to providing memorable experiences to every visitor and to safeguarding and preserving the collection it presents. For these reasons, the policies found here currently apply when you visit the California Automobile Museum.