2200 Front Street Sacramento, CA 95818

Hours: 10am to 5pm | Last Admission at 4pm | Closed On Tuesdays

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Cal Auto Museum Membership 

Become a Member Today, Save All Year!

Your gear head membership includes a collectible pin and personalized membership card that unlocks all of your member benefits. Member benefits include:


  • Unlimited admission to the California Automobile Museum for one year

  • Enrollment in the Automotive Museum Group (AMG)

  • Online member newsletter (paper newsletter available upon request)

  • 10% discount on merchandise at our Gearhead Gift Shop

  • Discounts on classes, workshops, and our annual CruiseFest

  • Invitations to exclusive members-only events at the museum

Automotive Museum Group (AMG​​)

Membership to the California Automobile Museum includes reciprocal memberships to the Automotive Museum Group. Membership in AMG means complimentary admission for yourself plus one guest to all of the museum participating in the group. 

10% Discount in our  Gift shop

Use your membership to receive a 10% discount in our gift shop. In the gift shop we have everything from Cars 3 toys to the very same car care supplies we trust to maintain our collection.  

Discounts on  Museum Events

Your Membership entitles you to discounts on our classes, workshops,
and our annual CruiseFest cruise and car show on Fulton Avenue. 

exclusive members-only Invites

On top of discounts on our public classes and events, you will also receive special invitations to exclusive member-only events like exhibit launch parties. 

Gearhead  membership Levels



$39 for Seniors 65+

All the benefits listed above for one adult

companion membership


$47 for Seniors 65+

All the benefits listed above for two adults




$60 for Seniors 65+

All the benefits listed above for two adults and all children under 18

Next Level  Gearhead  memberships
North American Reciprocal Museum Membership (Narm)

Free admission to over 700 museums nationwide, including:

The North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association® is one of the most extensive reciprocal membership programs in the world with members in the United States, Bermuda, Canada, El Salvador and Mexico! NARM has 973 arts, cultural, and historical institutions along with botanical gardens, children’s museums, science and technology centers and more that offer their individual NARM qualified members reciprocal benefits.

Reciprocal Organization of Association Museums  [ROAM]

Free admission to approximately 250 participating museums in the US and Canada, including:

ROAM was created in February of 2013 to fill a need among museums and their Members, a free reciprocal network that connects world-class institutions for the benefit of our Members. Formed by a group of Museum Membership professionals, ROAM is built to work for everyone, museums of all sizes and types.



All the benefits listed above plus:

2 free guests when you come to the Museum 

Enrollment in North American Reciprocal Museum

 Enrollment in ROAM
10 complimentary Museum passes



All Executive Member benefits plus:

4 additional free guests (6 total)

10% discount on event rentals 

Name recognition in a prominent spot in the Museum

2 tickets to a fundraising event (Not including Annual Benefit Dinner)



All Chrome Member benefits plus:

4 additional free guests (10 total)

10% discount on event rentals 

Name recognition in a prominent spot in the Museum

2 tickets to Annual Benefit Dinner