This state capital is a prime location for all kinds of travelers. Whether you're in town exploring the vibrant campuses, financial institutions, or simply there for vacation, Sacramento has plenty to offer. From the California State Railroad Museum's vintage train cars and engines, to the Crocker Art Museum's collection of Impressionist and ancient art pieces, Sacramento museums are chock full of history, facts, and science wrapped up in fun and beautiful spaces.
Public parks, the Sacramento Zoo, and Fairytale Town are just some examples of family-friendly fun available to travelers with children. For tiny cattle rustlers and sheriffs consider a trip to Old Sacramento, a Gold Rush-era recreation of the Old West. Get a taste of the local flora and fauna at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center, or, for the more adventurous, investigate white water rafting, escape rooms, real life dude-ranches, or nearby spots for hiking. Home to more than 650 murals, tour Sacramento's vibrant collection of public art. You might even catch an artist painting one!
Winery tours and tastings are perfect for couples or small groups to experience Sacramento-area vineyards. Segue into dinner with award-winning restaurants serving up trendy and delicious meals. Attend plays and concerts as well as annual festivals and fairs. No matter what time of year you plan to visit, Sacramento has plenty to see and do for visitors of all ages. Start planning your trip to Sacramento today and land with a list of things you want to explore.