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Address: Folsom, CA
Activities: Antiquing
Description: This historical area is a pleasant spot to spend the day.

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Quaint!

Small but full of character. Great shops. Good prices. Nice places to eat. Quaint with old charm. An hour of relaxation. Bring your children, they will have good time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Westport, Connecticut
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New Delhi, India
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483 reviews 483 reviews
291 attraction reviews
359 helpful votes 359 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

Sutter Street is the 'Centre of attraction' in the Historic District of Folsom. We enjoyed walking along the boardwalk on both sides of the street, exploring the various restaurants, cafes and stores selling souvenirs, chocolates and ice cream. At the original 'Stage Coach Station' site is presently located the Folsom Historic Museum.

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Westport, Connecticut
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Small but full of character. Great shops. Good prices. Nice places to eat. Quaint with old charm. An hour of relaxation. Bring your children, they will have good time.

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Sacramento, California
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131 reviews 131 reviews
21 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Nice small shops , but they close too early. Come before 6 pm. There are several interesting restaurants to try. A definite go to when the weather is nice.

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Minden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Nice place to visit and walk around. Some good eats along the walk. River is walking distance. The powerhouse is a must see.

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El Dorado Hills, Ca
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137 reviews 137 reviews
27 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We haven't been down here since Sutter St. was basically remodeled. A number of the old stores are gone, having been replaced by more upscale touristy spots. A few of the oldie but goodies are still there and I think it makes for a good mix of attracting regulars and visitors.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Lovely place to saunter around, windowshop and just check out some history. Might be better of going in a month other than August! But if that's the only time you can get there, there are some great air-conditioned spaces to cool off in!

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Rancho Cordova
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66 reviews 66 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A must visit if you're around Folsom. Many, many small, but interesting merchants to visit; antiques, train museum , olive oil tasting store, palm reading, and various array of restaurants. Old homes transformed to bussines offices.

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Folsom, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

All of the construction on Sutter street a few years ago has paid off immensely. The whole area looks great and hasn't lost its small town charm. Walking around is fun and relaxing. What's unfortunate is that so many of the shops keep very short hours. My wife and I have walked through on Friday and Saturday evenings (not late... More 

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Balboa Island, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Until our brief visit en route to Lake Tahoe, all we ever knew of Folsom came from the Man in Black, Johnny Cash. What a delightful place it turned out to be. The older part of town is located on the river, and you cross it via one of several bridges. The river is beautiful with rock outcroppings and some... More 

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San Jose, CA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I guess if you like wine you might enjoy it. Most of the good shops & galleries are gone, many replaced by wine shops, others by home decor shops with lots of shabby chic & other fake old-looking junk. The one ridiculously expensive antique store on the corner has somehow survived, and a new one is upstairs across the street... More 

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