The California Aerospace Museum in Sacramento is Looking For Test Pilots for their New Children’s Programs

If you are looking for something fun to do this rainy weekend, head on over to the Aerospace Museum of California and test out their new kids programs. On Saturday, April 7, 2018, the museum will be running several new programs every hour between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., and they want your kids to…

Considering Museum Membership? Sacramento Museums are Offering Great Deals in Celebration of March’s Museum Membership Month

Sacramento, California’s capital city, has some great museums, many of which are perfect for families with kids in tow. If your family visits museums regularly, but you haven’t quite made the jump to membership, now may be the perfect time to consider it. March is Museum Membership Month, and Sacramento Area Museums (SAM) are celebrating with…

Sacramento Museum Day: Destinations To Visit That Are Off The Beaten Path

This Saturday, February 3, 2018, marks the 20th annual Sacramento Museum Day. With over 25 participating museums and destinations, along with local restaurants, it’s going to be an eventful day. Sacramento Museum Day is presented by Sutter Health and sponsored by California Family Fitness.  Local museums will be offering FREE or reduced admission to the community…

Discover Gold’s Rich History in Sacramento and its Surrounding Hills

Sacramento is engulfed in history. Some of California’s most precious history comes straight out of Sacramento’s nearby hills.  If you have had a fourth-grader enrolled in a California school, then you were reminded of the importance of James Marshall, John Sutter and everything related to the Gold Rush. In case you need a quick history lesson, the California Gold Rush…

11 Surprising Ways to Immerse your Kids in Sacramento’s Farm-to-Fork Culture this Fall

What makes Sacramento the Farm-to-Fork Capital of the world? A year-round growing season and ideal climate for, oh, just about 1.5 million acres of farms and ranches growing over 160 crops! But did you know that there’s a cornucopia of ways in which families and kids can dig into all this Farm-to-Fork fun? And the…

The Crocker Art Museum Unveils New Art Spot PL!NK, and Kids Love it!

Sacramento is a wonderful family town with a plethora of events, activities and venues for children and families. Perhaps one of the most surprising places in Sacramento to welcome children is the West Coast’s oldest public art venue, the Crocker Art Museum. While the Crocker has welcomed children for years, they have really stepped up their game…

Visiting the California Museum with Kids

California: the “Golden State”. Where everyone knows how to surf, lives by the beach and drinks Napa Valley wine. Well, at least that is the stereotype. What most non-Californian’s don’t know is that we are such a diverse group. From Sunny San Diego to the stars of Hollywood, the low desert to the snowy mountain peaks on…

Five Reasons to Visit to your Favorite Sacramento Museum this Winter

Wintertime in Sacramento is a great time to visit your favorite area museum. Here’s what’s new this winter: 1. Fast Tracks: The World of High Speed Rail at the California State Railroad Museum. If you’re a Sacramento area resident, there’s no doubt you’ve been to the California State Railroad Museum in Old Sacramento countless times. But, have you been…