SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Over two dozen Sacramento area museums will be participating in the city’s annual Free Museum Day this Saturday.
The 22nd Annual Free Museum Day, coordinated by Sacramento Area Museums (SAM), will offer guests free admission to participating museums from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the event lasting until 5 p.m.
Free Museum Day will also kick-off Sacramento Museum Week, which lasts from Feb. 2-9.
SAM said special events, activities and activations are planned at various museums. Although Saturday admission is free, regular admission applies to the rest of Sacramento Museum Week.
In addition to free admission on Saturday, SAM and Sacramento Regional Transit teamed up to offer rides to travelers of SacRT buses and light rails who have a printed or screenshotted SacRT Museum Day flyer.
Saturday’s participating museums include the following:
California Agriculture Museum
California Automobile Museum
California State Capitol Museum
California State Library
California State Railroad Museum
California Pharmacy Museum
Folsom History Museum & Pioneer Village
Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park
Locke Boarding House Museum
Maidu Museum & Historic Site
Museum of Medical History
Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum
Powerhouse Science Center
Roseville Utility Exploration Center
Sacramento Children’s Museum
Sacramento Historic City Cemetery
Sacramento History Museum
Sacramento Regional Fire Museum
Sojourner Truth African American Museum
State Indian Museum
Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park
Verge Center For The Arts
Wells Fargo Museum (Capitol Mall & Old Sacramento)