Tuesday, September 25, 2012


California State Archives (1020 O Street)
California State Library (900 N Street)
Center for Sacramento History (551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd.)
Sacramento Room, Central Library (828 I Street)

Driving: Free parking is available at the California State Archives (1020 O Street) and the Center for Sacramento History (551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd.).   The California State Library (900 N Street) is within easy walking distance of the California State Archives. Free parking near the Central Library (828 I Street) is available in the Jury Parking lot at 8th and G Streets.  Convenient street and garage parking is available at many locations downtown for a fee.

Walking: The California State Archives (1020 O Street) and California State Library (900 N Street) are within easy walking distance of one another.  The Central Library (828 I Street) is 1/2 mile from the State Archives and State Library.  The Center for Sacramento History will be offering a free RT bus shuttle among the four host sites. See schedule below.

RT Bus Schedule:
10:00 a.m.           Depart California State Archives bus stop 1401 block of 10th St.
10:10 a.m.           Arrive Sacramento Public Library bus stop 801 block of 8th St.
10:15 a.m.           Depart Sacramento Public Library bus stop                      
10:25 a.m.           Arrive Center for Sacramento History 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd.
10:30 a.m.           Depart Center for Sacramento History                            
10:45 a.m.           Arrive California State Library bus stop 1416 9th Street
10:50 a.m.           Depart California State Library bus stop                             
10:55 a.m.           Arrive California State Archives bus stop 1400 block of 10th St.
11:00 a.m.           Route repeats on the hour through the 3:00 o’clock hour.

This beautiful bus will transport crawlers to and from each of the host locations.

Monday, September 17, 2012

Preview this year's passport

The 2012 Archives Crawl passport is now ready to preview here.  Printed copies will be available at every host location on the day of the crawl and include a map showing the locations of each host site and a directory of participating archives. Get your passport stamped by at least three of the four locations and you will take home an attractive set of commemorative coasters featuring images of Sacramento landmarks.