Capitol Books and Gifts is the gift shop of the California State Capitol Museum. Located in the lower level of the California State Capitol Building, the gift store is your one-stop shop for souvenirs of the Capitol, gifts, and all things California! Our shop provides a unique and convenient opportunity to purchase gifts for your California friends and family or mementos of your California vacation. Specializing in items related to California history and nature, the shop offers an outstanding selection of books, cards and posters, local artwork and artisan jewelry, glassware, apparel, toys, ornaments and seasonal gifts, as well as other souvenirs perfect for all price ranges. Many products, including those with the Great Seal of California, are not sold elsewhere—offering a truly one-of-a-kind shopping experience. Open daily, including Saturday and Sunday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, our knowledgeable and friendly staff will be happy to help you find that perfect gift for you or that special someone. Come and visit our store today for your Golden State treasures! Proceeds from your purchases directly support DDSO, offering programs to enrich the quality of life for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities by fostering individual growth, creativity, and community involvement through innovative strategies and artistic expression. We also feature original artwork created by participants in our programs available for sale. For DDSO artists, selling their artwork is an opportunity to develop employment skills and earn fair wages.
Free Visitors Guide
by the people and places of Sacramento in the digital Visitors Guide.