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Living History: Railroad Lantern Craft and Hand Signal Demo

Presented by Sacramento History Museum at Sacramento History Museum, Sacramento CA

May 11 2019
Living History: Railroad Lantern Craft and Hand Signal Demo

In May, for the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, museum guests are invited to make their own railroad lanterns and learn about the various hand signals -- many still used by railroad workers -- to send important messages to communicate on the railroad, often during challenging conditions.

The Sacramento History Museum is proud to introduce and offer monthly Second Saturday Living History Day activities both inside and outside the museum located along the Old

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Free with admission

Adults $8
Youth (Ages 6-17) $5
Children (Ages 5 and under) Free

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Sacramento History Museum

101 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

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