The first public art museum founded in the Western United States, the Crocker Art Museum was established in 1885 and remains one of the leading art museums in California. The Crocker serves as the primary regional resource for the study and appreciation of fine art. The Museum offers a diverse spectrum of special exhibitions, events, and programs to augment its collections of Californian, European, Asian, African and Oceanic artworks, and international ceramics.
Start your little ones off right in these educational and entertaining programs designed to create giggles and gurgles!
All the Crocker Tots programs are free with Museum admission, and free to members.
- Baby Loves Art
- Wee Wednesday
- Story Trail
- Tot Land
- Art Packs
The Crocker offers a variety of programs for children and their families. Many programs fill up fast, and advance registration is encouraged. For registration and information, call 916.808.1182.
Crocker Kids programs are free or discounted for members.
- Studio Art & Art History Classes
- Crocker Art Camp
- Birthday pARTies at the Crocker
- Homeschool Days
- Drop, Yak, Splat! Museum Fun for Families
- Kids & Co. Gallery Adventure
- Art Packs