The Race to Promontory

Event Date/Time

Jun 23, 2019 to Sep 29, 2019
10:00 am until 5:00 pm

This event occurs weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.


In honor of the Transcontinental Railroad’s sesquicentennial, the Crocker will host the traveling exhibit The Race to Promontory: The Transcontinental Railroad and the American West. The display will feature over 100 photographs by Andrew Russell and Alfred Hart that document the construction of the coast-to-coast line, including Russell’s East and West, which captured the meeting of the two railheads at Promontory, Utah.

Cost $12

Crocker Art Museum
216 O St.
Sacramento, CA
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