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The California Museum

1020 O St., Sacramento, CA 95814

The California Museum is housed in the State Archives Building in Sacramento, one block from the State Capitol. The building has more than 20,000 square feet (1,900 m2) of exhibit space, and facilities for lectures, performances, receptions and events.

Signature exhibits include the California Hall of Fame, California Indians, California Missions, California's Remarkable Women, Constitution Wall, Unity Center, and Uprooted. The "Uprooted" exhibit focuses on Japanese-American history in California, with an emphasis on the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII. The "Unity Center" exhibit "celebrates the state’s diverse people, customs and cultures." The museum also hosts short-term exhibits.

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