Note this event has passed, stay tuned for information on the next Sacramento Archives Crawl in 2024.

Sacramento's Annual Archives Crawl, "Myth, Folklore, and Legend" on Saturday October 7, 2023, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join us for the Annual Archives Crawl on Saturday, October 7, from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The Sacramento Archives Crawl is an Archives Month event held every October. Crawlers tour between four host archives in Sacramento, gathering stamps in their passports as they view material from dozens of archives and special collection libraries, visit with archivists, and go on special behind-the-scenes tours.

Sacramento Archives Crawl Myth, Folklore, and Legend Saturday, October 7, 2023 Free public event!  Tour among four host archives, gather stamps in your passport, view treasures from dozens of archives and special collections libraries, visit with archivists, win prizes, and go on special behind-the-scene tours!

You may join the Crawl at any of the four locations:

  • California State Archives (1020 O Street)
  • California State Library (900 N Street)
  • Center for Sacramento History (551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd)
  • Sacramento Public Library (Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, Central Library, 828 I Street)

Every participant in this year's Sacramento Archives Crawl will receive a passport containing a map of host locations, directory of participating archives, list of sponsors and more. Collect stamps from at least three of the four host locations and you will receive a set of limited-edition commemorative coasters while supplies last. 

For more information, visit the Sacramento Archives Crawl blog.