Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum, 1200 Front Street, Sacramento, CA

Visiting: maps and directions

The Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum is located at 1200 Front Street (at the intersection of Front and L Streets), in Sacramento, California. [MapQuest Map] It is situated within the historic Old Sacramento area. Metered parking is available on adjacent streets. Additional paid parking is available in nearby parking garages.

Directions to the Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum: From Interstate 5, take the J Street exit in downtown Sacramento and follow the signs to Old Sacramento. You'll find the Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum at the southwest corner of Old Sacramento.

Field Trip Reservation Form

Reservations are required for school field trips. Please schedule a field trip by calling (916) 483-8818 or by e-mailing school.res@sbcglobal.net.


Several schoolhouse-related items are available in exchange for a small donation, including:

Renting the Schoolhouse

In the 19th century, the one-room schoolhouse was traditionally the center of a community's social activities. The Old Sacramento Schoolhouse offers the same opportunity:

Celebrate a birthday with a party at the Schoolhouse, including an old-fashioned lesson conducted by a schoolmarm or school master

The Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum is a replica of one-room schools found throughout the Sacramento Valley and Sierra Nevada foothills during the latter half of the 19th century. It is ideally located on the Sacramento River, near Interstate 5, with ample public parking across the street to accommodate a family, youth group or club planning a special event. The Schoolhouse can seat up to 50 people and has a fenced yard for outdoor events. Hold your next event in the midst of Sacramento's historic Old Sacramento area!

For information, contact the Old Sacramento Schoolhouse Museum by phone (916) 483-8818 or E-mail: info@oldsacschoolhouse.org.