California State Railroad Museum

The California State Railroad Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, offers a sight of rail history with over 2.5 acres of exhibits on the property. With a roundhouse museum space filled with trains, a picnic area on our 1849 scene, museum store, library, turntable, passenger station, and the areas only historic and authentic excursion train ride that is volunteer ran!


The Excursion Train rides operate weekends only April – September


Library materials are available for review in the reading room, open Tuesdays – Saturdays, from 1 pm – 5 pm.


The Museum and Museum Store is open daily from 10 am to 5 pm. (Except major holidays)

Monday - Sunday

10 am - 5 pm

Closed: Major Holidays

Adults – $12*

Youths – $6 (ages 6-17)* 

Children – Free (ages 5 and under) 

125 I St Sacramento, CA 95814 United States