Sacramento

Sacramento

California's capital - a city of politics and politicians

But this is probably not what you want to see in Sacramento. Don’t worry, there’s a lot to see and do here, to satisfy the pickiest traveler - but you have to skilfully plan your Sacramento travel guide. Begin with the Old Sacramento, with its historic charm, add Sutter’s Fort (the oldest restored fort in the United States), Folsom Lake (for fishing, biking, sailing, kayaking and jet-skiing) and the Crocker Art Museum (the oldest continuously operating museum in the West). Enjoy steam train rides with your family, or river rafting to escape the heat of the summer. In September, don’t miss the Sacramento Gold Rush Days with reenactments of life in the Old West.

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California State Railroad Museum
Museum
5.0
A kid's dream come true, no matter what age they are
Crocker Art Museum
Museum
4.4
Art that must be seen
Davis Art Center
Art Gallery
4.0
Experimental artistic outreach
Discovery Park
Health & Beauty
5.0
Bring your fishing pole
Funderland
Entertainment
4.9
Get on the rides, just for the fun of it
Governor's Mansion State Historic Park
Attraction
4.0
The famous Reagan residence
K Street Mall
Shopping
5.0
For shopping withdrawal symptoms
McKinley Park
Attraction
4.0
Sacramento's most photogenic park
Old Sacramento
Entertainment
5.0
A bit of the Old West
River Otter Taxi Company
Attraction
4.0
An alternative to city driving
Sacramento Zoo
Attraction
4.0
Feeding time occurs regularly
Sutter's Fort
Attraction
4.0
The hub of Gold Rush lore
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