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California Military Museum

1119 2nd St, Old Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 95814-3203
+1 916-442-2883
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A great place to review California's military history

I am a veteran and I loved the museum with it's display of past uniforms and weapons that were used... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
darrellreeves
,
Carmichael, California
CLOSED PERMANENTLY!!!!

Gone forever from Old Town in Sacremento! The sign is still there, but it's bare to the walls... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2015
Saskheat
,
Saskatoon,SK Canada
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This large museum explores California's long military history and includes displays of weapons, uniforms and more.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible5%
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“civil war” (2 reviews)
“weapons” (4 reviews)
“veteran” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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1119 2nd St, Old Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 95814-3203
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+1 916-442-2883
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I am a veteran and I loved the museum with it's display of past uniforms and weapons that were used in combat going back to the Civil War. I was there for hours it had a lot of books reiterating our military history.

Thank darrellreeves
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Gone forever from Old Town in Sacremento! The sign is still there, but it's bare to the walls inside. I called their phone # and it rang as disconnected. Spoke to neighbouring businesses who advised it moved to San Louis Obispo.

Thank Saskheat
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I was absolutely captivated by the exhibits. especially the medical/surgical tools used in every war. the docent was amazing and had anility to answer every question of him.

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Went with my husband, he is a huge military buff. I thought it was ok but my husband loved it so it was worth the trip.

Thank CLaw1313
Reviewed 31 March 2015

The signage is still out on the street but sadly this is just a vacant building now.It looks to be in good repair, it's just empty with no indication of if it moved or closed or what...odd.

2  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Our visit; We probably used to stop in at this museum on every other visit to “Old Sacramento” when my son was younger because he wanted to see the cool “Army stuff.” Our last visit was earlier this summer and is still a nice place...More

3  Thank Holdtheair
Reviewed 20 July 2013

A great walk through the military past of the State of California and our nation. Excellent displays and memorabilia. Also if your on the central coast check out the satellite museum at Camp Roberts

1  Thank Zakath
Reviewed 10 July 2013

A small museum that gives an insight into the history of a state that joined the Union long after the colonial war period. Staff are very welcoming, helpful and friendly.

1  Thank Pete S
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I liked the extensive display of uniforms, weapons, and military paraphernalia, as well as the specific focus on California's contributions to various military conflicts. The museum is small and will mostly appeal to military and war buffs, historians, and veterans. Of particular note in the...More

1  Thank mysterrytraveler
Reviewed 6 September 2012

It costs $5 for adults and $3 for kids to go in. The library was closed when we were there and the museum is 2-stories. Not much to see except for some rifles and some uniforms. There are some heavy weapon replicas also. It doesn't...More

1  Thank Theo H
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