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Ranked #1 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: ; History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
North America's largest railroad museum draws more than 500,000 train enthusiasts annually.
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Ranked #2 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in... more » Owner description: The Crocker Art Museum was one of the first art museums in the U.S. and is now one of the leading art institutions in California. Established in 1885, the Museum features one of the country’s finest collections of Californian art, exceptional holdings of master drawings, a comprehensive collection of international ceramics, as well as European, Asian, African, and Oceanic art. « less
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Ranked #3 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #4 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Historic Sites; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: This 19th-century granite building, modeled after the U.S. Capitol, is home to the California Legislature and houses a public... more » Owner description: This 19th-century granite building, modeled after the U.S. Capitol, is home to the California Legislature and houses a public museum. « less
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Ranked #5 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Government Buildings; Gardens; Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Parks; State Parks; Outdoors

Capitol Park has a notable collection of specimen trees, some of them planted in the 1880s. If you are a fan of trees or like seeing unusual plants, then Capitol Park is a must... more »

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Ranked #6 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
This 19th-century granite building was modeled after the U.S. Capitol.
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Ranked #7 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Historic Sites; Outdoors
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Ranked #8 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: The mission of the California Automobile Museum is to educate and entertain while preserving and promoting the automobile and... more » Owner description: The mission of the California Automobile Museum is to educate and entertain while preserving and promoting the automobile and its influence on our lives. The Museum is open daily from 10am - 6pm (last admission 5pm) and every 3rd Thursday until 9pm. « less
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Ranked #9 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
This professional theater company focuses on the staging of new plays.
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Ranked #10 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Parks; Bodies of Water; Outdoors
A picturesque 23-mile stretch of land along the American River that offers visitors wonderful scenic beauty.
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Ranked #12 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #13 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Cultural
Recreation of John Sutter's fort.
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Ranked #14 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Educational Sites; Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: A nonprofit park dedicated to promoting the imagination, creativity and education of children, Fairytale Town is home to... more » Owner description: A nonprofit park dedicated to promoting the imagination, creativity and education of children, Fairytale Town is home to three-dimensional play sets based on favorite fairytales and nursery rhymes, a family of rare and miniature breed animals, interactive learning gardens and two performing arts stages. « less
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Ranked #15 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Historic Sites; Museums; State Parks; Cultural
Built in the late 19th century, this mansion was the official residence of the state's governor through the late 1960s.
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Ranked #16 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
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Ranked #17 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #18 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
Children and adults alike delight in this zoo's almost 400 species of wildlife.
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Ranked #19 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: History Museums; Museums
This museum explores a diverse range of Native American topics, from history to culture to art.
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Ranked #20 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Educational Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #21 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Cultural
The best spot for information about performances and shows in the Sacramento area.
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Ranked #22 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
One of the two professional theater companies in Sacramento.
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Ranked #23 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: Funderland is located on two beautiful acres in historic William Land Park in Sacramento. We have nine child sized amusement... more » Owner description: Funderland is located on two beautiful acres in historic William Land Park in Sacramento. We have nine child sized amusement rides, four fun photo opps, a concession stand, and more. We are a great place to have your next birthday party, fundraiser, or group event. « less
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Ranked #24 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Libraries; Cultural
Owner description: Founded in 1850 to provide research materials for government officials, this library is today available for public use and... more » Owner description: Founded in 1850 to provide research materials for government officials, this library is today available for public use and houses a collection of unique documents on the state's history. « less
Ranked #25 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
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Ranked #26 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
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Ranked #27 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Malls; Cultural
Sacramento's most popular shopping center.
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Ranked #28 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Convention Centers; Landmarks
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Ranked #29 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
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Ranked #30 of 70 attractions in Sacramento
Category: Natural History Museums; Science Museums; Museums
This interactive science museum for children includes a wide range of exhibits and a planetarium.
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