Let FREE-dom ring all month long
Enjoy star-spangled admission savings through July 30
Happy Independence Day! We're celebrating all month long by offering star-spangled savings on admission to current exhibitions and special events. Choose from:
• BLUE STAR MUSEUMS FREE ADMISSION for all active-duty military & up to 5 family members through Sept. 5

• MUSEUMS ON US® FREE ADMISSION for all Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and US Bank cardholders Sat., July 3

• CALIFORNIA MUSEUM LIVE FREE ADMISSION with advance registration to our docent-led virtual tours on July 31 & August 28

• 2-FOR-1 ADMISSION on Thursdays & Fridays with advance registration through July 30

For details or to get tickets, visit event links.
13th Annual California Hall of Fame artifact exhibit
Through August 8, 2021

Celebrating the lives and legacies of the 13th California Hall of Fame class, this temporary exhibit features artifacts on loan from RuPaul, Tony Hawk, Brandi Chastain, Wolfgang Puck and their fellow inductees.
Fight for the Right:
100 Years of Women Voting
Through August 29, 2021

Developed in collaboration with First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Fight for the Right chronicles the struggle for women's suffrage, drawing parallels to the ongoing fight for equality continuing today. 
Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit
August 8 - November 7, 2021
This traveling photography exhibition features contemporary photographs of Japanese Americans who survived mass incarceration during WWII taken by photojournalist Paul Kitagaki Jr. of The Sacramento Bee, paired with historic images taken by U.S. War Relocation Authority photographers including Dorothea Lange.
The Museum is open to visitors Thursday through Sunday 10 am to 5 pm and closed Monday through Wednesday and on Independence Day (Sun., July 4).

Advance discounted tickets are encouraged at a savings of up to $3 off, and masks are required for all visitors over the age of 2, volunteers and staff.

Read our mask extension statement or view our interim visitor policies page for details when planning a visit.
California Museum Live!
Last Saturday of July & August • 11 am - 12 pm

Join us for a live docent-led virtual tour on the last Saturday of July and August! FREE ADMISSION with advance registration for up to 100 participants. Choose from:

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
Sat., September 18 • 10 am - 5 pm

FREE admission and complementary activities with advance registration during Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day. Activities include origami crafts, a scavenger hunt exploring California migration and more. For details or to register starting on August 18, visit the link below.
Tour the Museum's free online exhibitions on Google Arts & Culture