SACRAMENTO – As a highlight to the popular “Thursday Night at the Museums” program being
offered by the California State Railroad Museum and the Sacramento History Museum during the
summer months*, the Railroad Museum will offer a special trivia contest on a “Hot August Night”
– Thursday, August 20, 2015. On this special evening, interested Museum guests will have an
opportunity to win fun prizes by answering railroad history-related trivia questions. The trivia
contest is open to all ages, begins at 6:30 p.m. and will be led by a spirited Railroad Museum
In addition -- and to add some “Hot August Nights” excitement to the special evening -- the
Railroad Museum has partnered with the California Automobile Museum to display three eye-
catching 1950s and 1960s era vintage automobiles inside the Museum’s Roundhouse from 5 to 8
The special trivia and “Hot August Nights” activities are included in Railroad Museum admission: $10
for adults, $5 for youths (ages 6-17), and children ages five and under are free. More information about
the California State Railroad Museum is available at 916-323-9280 or www.csrmf.org.
*The California State Railroad Museum and the Sacramento History Museum are proud to offer
extended summer hours until 8 p.m. for the two museums on Thursday evenings as part of a
special “Thursday Night at the Museums” program that runs from Memorial Day weekend
through Labor Day weekend.