Gerald Hansen Library for Art Research

The Gerald Hansen Library, located in the Education Center on the first floor of the Museum, is a non-circulating library that serves as a research resource for the public and Museum staff.

Visitors are welcome to enjoy the library collection by browsing the shelves, or to pursue art-related research using the catalogs and other tools. Information is available on both the Crocker’s permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. A librarian and volunteers are available to help you.

For more information, please call (916) 808-8856.

Hours The Crocker is Open

Tuesday - Sunday 10 AM - 5 PM

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Whether hosting your wedding or a corporate reception, the Crocker Art Museum is the perfect canvas for your special event. Our unique setting and exceptional service guarantees an unparalleled experience. Please contact the Facility Use Department for more information.

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Jazz Night

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Little Buckaroos Day

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