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Crocker Art Museum

216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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They have a very nice selection of American art, the special exhibition during our visit was of E... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NancyTColorado
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Dolores, Colorado
A “Golden” Institution

A friend suggested and personally introduced us to this museum. From contemporary to impressionist... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
92210David_W
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Indian Wells, California
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The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in California. Established in 1885, the Museum features one of the country’s finest collections of Californian art, exceptional holdings of master drawings, a comprehensive collection of international ceramics, as well as European, Asian, African, and Oceanic art. The Crocker is CLOSED every Monday.
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216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
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"permanent collection"
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"new wing"
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"new addition"
in 26 reviews
"traveling exhibits"
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"old mansion"
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"special exhibits"
in 31 reviews
"andy warhol exhibit"
in 12 reviews
"original building"
in 15 reviews
"rotating exhibits"
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"gift shop"
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"great collection"
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"on display"
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"few hours"
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"first rate"
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"san francisco"
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"couple of hours"
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"beautiful building"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

They have a very nice selection of American art, the special exhibition during our visit was of E. Charlton Fortune, an artist we didn't know, a tour through her artistic life, and it was wonderful. Lunch in the museum cafe was very good and reasonable.

Thank NancyTColorado
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A friend suggested and personally introduced us to this museum. From contemporary to impressionist and earlier, the collection and quality of exhibitions puts this museum among my favorites of California. Great curatorial staff work hard to give the visitor a memorable experience.

Thank 92210David_W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Crocker is a beautiful place in the City, with ever rotating, evolving art pieces, styles, experiences. We go yearly, and it never disappoints. Lovely day!

Thank sirensandscribes
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You have the new part and then what I think is the most interesting is the part of the museum that is located inside the original Crocker Mansion. Works of art that you own't see elsewhere that you'll enjoy.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Doesn't look like it from the outside but it's a huge collection. The special exhibition was E Fortune.

Thank KatherineMReading
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I really enjoyed the exhibits of Flemish art, Oceanic art, porcelain, and American artists. We have been to a number of art museums that house similar collections this year—the Crocker offered new things. The new wing is lovely but the original homestead’s...More

Thank gardenscout
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crocker Art Museum is truly a valuable asset for the Sacramento region. The museum has a terrific permanent collection, including art by famous local artists. They excel in bringing timely and topical exhibits from other museums to Sacramento. They have wonderful extensions of exhibits...More

Thank mwmoon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Crocker Art Museum has the best art exhibits in the country, with many famous artists paintings.

Thank garyak1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been members of the Crocker now for a few years and we always enjoy going there. Their permanent collection is diverse and interesting and the visiting collections are terrific too. My favorite aspect of the museum beyond the art collected there, is that the...More

Thank David I
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the Crocker! My sister and I were just there in January for the Venetian Masters exhibit. It was absolutely stunning! We appreciate the docents - their knowledge and insights into the various pieces of art on display always add to our enjoyment of the...More

Thank lcpaluda
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dolphinesgonzales
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Response from Allan D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure best bet is to call Dependinyon the size in may fit, but it is all metered parking in the area.
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Response from john b | Reviewed this property |
Yes....try calling the museum. But...anyone who has driven a large vehicle knows...THERE ARE NO GUARANTEES you'll find a parking place near anything! You must try your luck and hope for the best. And,or you could have... More
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Response from Tree M | Reviewed this property |
Jazz as in the Jazz Jubilee? Or Crocker specific concerts? I've have seen a musical event inside at the Crocker, never anything outside. But often the Annual Dixieland Jazz Jubilee events are outside venues, and the... More
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