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Crocker Art Museum

216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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Richard Diebenkorn Exhibit

This is an excellent and comprehensive exhibit of Richard Diebenkorn. It chronicles his paintings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathy D
Victoria, Canada
beautiful visit from my grandaughter's pre-school, sutterville pre-school!

Great stucture and organized visit was arranged by Sutterville pre-school. Kids were guided and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bill C
Sacramento, 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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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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216 O St, Sacramento, CA 95814-5399
+1 916-808-7000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent and comprehensive exhibit of Richard Diebenkorn. It chronicles his paintings and drawings from the 1940"s to his later work with abstract expressionism. He is one of the finest artists that California has produced. There is also an excellent publication by Scott...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stucture and organized visit was arranged by Sutterville pre-school. Kids were guided and educated re: the display from 1500 - 1600 to modern day artists. Play day was directed in appropriate indoor and out door areas.Truly a visit that as an grandparent I will...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me after our luncheon on a holiday. I had been meaning to visit the museum for years really. I was completely delighted, I can't wait to go back when I have more time and can see everything.

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the Japanese ceramics exhibit and wandered throughout afterwards. Very expansive feeling of space, wide passageways with sitting benches nicely spaced, quiet..at mid-morning, art is beautifully displayed. Cafe is small but adequate for a snack. Gift shop is very well-stocked with fun/art items. Parking...More

Thank T. A. B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a hidden upscale gem if you're in the market for that "off the beaten trail" wedding venue. Ceremony held in the Crocker's Ballroom located in their mansion which houses many fine art pieces. The reception was held in the courtyard which easily accommodated 200...More

Thank celray2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a top notch museum and rivals any in LA. Enjoyed the artwork and the ambience of the museum.

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a gr8 experience. Suggest anyone interested in art to see the Crocker Art Museums exhibits.The ceramics and old Indian artifacts are exquisite. The oil and paatel paintings are wonderful with color and exuberance.

Thank Roland R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crocker Art Museum has a first class permanent collection along with frequently changing exhibits of well known artists. The building(s) consist of a new, modern space that flows to the original Crocker home. This is not a stodgy museum, children are welcomed and there...More

Thank Michele4614
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for the Ruth Rippon exhibit, Exuberant Earth, but the entire museum is a must-see. Beautiful, bright, clean, filled with so much beauty and art it's difficult to take it all in. If you're visiting Sacramento, don't miss it!

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on a Sunday. It was not very crowded and there were guides to help you. The museum is quite large and plan on spending significant amount of time to see all the artwork. Suggest to plan on spending at least 4 hours. You...More

Thank Manuel d
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24 July 2017|
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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.
24 July 2017|
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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
15 June 2017|
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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