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Old Town Auburn

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Address: Auburn, CA
Activities: Shopping, Antiquing
Description: This pleasant neighborhood has nice shops and fun antiques.

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Good place to while away a few hours.

Good way to walk off the big breakfast we just had. Quaint little shops to shop. You will be walking up and down a slight incline and increase the burn of that brealfast or lunch.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Carmichael, California
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Carmichael, California
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157 reviews 157 reviews
29 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Good way to walk off the big breakfast we just had. Quaint little shops to shop. You will be walking up and down a slight incline and increase the burn of that brealfast or lunch.

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Northern California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Great place to learn history, shop in little stores, eat good food. Farmers market Saturday mornings and quaint holiday celebrations.

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Auburn, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Old Town Auburn is amazing!!! It's beautiful, historic, convenient..... There is always some event going on, it seems. Visit the courthouse/museum. Pose for a selfie in the gold miner statue's pan. Enjoy a meal and a stroll. Bring your camera!!!

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Newcastle
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Gold was discovered in Auburn in 1848, just after the discovery in Coloma, a short distance away, that started the historic gold rush of 1849 and beyond. Old Town Auburn is where it all began and you can enjoy a good meal and brew at the Auburn Ale House before exploring the area. Sites to see include the old Fire... More 

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Auburn, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Old Town Auburn and its adjacent areas are fun to visit. The old court house museum, shopping in gold rush buildings, and plenty of eateries. Good wine shops and a great beer pub nearby. Great place to stop on your way to the Sierras.

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Auburn, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Auburn is a great stopping off place for people traveling from the Bay Area up to the Sierras. The old town has a number of buildings dating back to the gold rush days, including a firehouse, post office and various shops. Today, the old town has a number of galleries, restaurants and bars. Well worth a visit, and a tourist... More 

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West Sedona, Arizona
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

But with nice freshness! New places are opening up all the time. The Ale House has the best brewfood I have ever eaten. The beer is top-notch too. It can get loud in there...and speaking of loud...the ambiance of this entire Auburn area can be ruined by the LOUD roaring Harleys that can be in very close proximity to the... More 

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Turlock, California
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133 reviews 133 reviews
63 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We detoured on our way back from Tahoe. It was a cute little town. A couple of really adorable shops. Saw the the old fire station.

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Hollister,
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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I was in California to see my Girl and when friends knew I was their they said I should stop by their old stomping grounds. So, we had a free afternoon and off we went. Drove into the area and turned a corner... Found and Ale House... Enough reason for me to stop. Had great food and drink at the... More 

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Los Angeles
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90 reviews 90 reviews
7 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Old Town Auburn is an easily walkable charming place with lots of neat little stores (take a look in at the used saddle store!) and scads of places to feed your face. We liked it a lot and will definitely go back.

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