The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

April 23, 2010
'Bodies' exhibit offers deals for state workers

Today from noon to 4 p.m., the first 500 state workers who visit the new "Bodies Revealed" exhibit get free admission for themselves and one guest. To take advantage of the special deal, state workers have to show a state paycheck stub or their state government ID.

Then every Friday starting on April 30 all state government employees will receive a 20 percent discount on admission while the engagement is in Sacramento. Regular admission starts at $14.

2040 Alta Arden Way, Sacramento
(Alta Arden at Arden Way; across from Arden Fair Mall)

General opening to the public Saturday, April 24, for a "limited engagement"

Sunday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Last admission one hour prior to closing

For more details call 1-888-263-4379 or go to

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