Today at the Crocker

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    Join us for the 2014 Art Auction Season.

  • Sam Francis

    Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections
    JANUARY 26 – APRIL 20, 2014

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    Studio Art Classes
    Spring/Summer 2014

  • Jules Tavernier: Artist and Adventurer
    FEBRUARY 16 — MAY 11, 2014

    Jules Tavernier, A Balloon in Mid-Air, 1875. Oil on canvas, 30 x 50 in. Courtesy of North Point Gallery, San Francisco.

Collection Spotlight

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    Venus, Eros and Anteros, n.d.



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Director's Welcome


Welcome to the Crocker Art Museum. While fulfilling our mission of promoting an awareness of and enthusiasm for the visual arts, we strive to create a Museum where you can find your place, a place where art will enhance and change your life.

Whether you're a member of the Museum and regularly visit, or you're coming for the first time, you will find something within our permanent collection, special exhibits, and programs that speaks to you.

I hope that you find our website helpful in planning your visit. You might start by viewing highlights of the Museum's collection. This pictorial guide to the collection is being updated and expanded frequently, so visit it often. You can also learn more about current and upcoming exhibits and get complete details on our latest programs and events.

Our staff is here to ensure that you have an enjoyable and meaningful visit. Please do not hesitate to contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any concerns or questions you may have.

Please enjoy your visit to our virtual site, and I hope to see you in person at the Crocker soon!




Lial A. Jones
Mort and Marcy Friedman Director, Crocker Art Museum


Contact | Hours | Directions

216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
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216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

General Information: 916.808.7000
Admission Desk: 916.808.1184


Tue – Sun: 10 AM – 5 PM
Thu: 10 AM – 9 PM
Closed Mondays*, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day
*Open select Mondays
10 AM – 5 PM:
Presidents Day
Labor Day