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Pleasant stroll even on a fiercely hot day

Spent quite a while walking through and around the gardens surrounding the State Capitol and much... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David G
Boca Raton, Florida
via mobile
Beautiful setting, huge park

Very nice...took at tour of Capitol and was very impresses...very well maintained and interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Marilyn S
Brentwood, California
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This popular park, surrounding the California State Capitol, has trees from around the world and memorials to significant state events.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Sacramento, CA 95814
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent quite a while walking through and around the gardens surrounding the State Capitol and much enjoyed this with an atmosphere of calm.

Thank David G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice...took at tour of Capitol and was very impresses...very well maintained and interesting. Great for families with children maybe about 7 or8 and above.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a lovely visit walking around with my dog. The day was a little warm, and the trees offered good shade. The rose garden is beautiful, and loved how they were labeled! I found one i want to get! We found street parking close...More

Thank Alana M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is very beautiful with well planted flowers and bushes and tress. Since I stayed Hyatt, which is next to the park, I almost walk/bike by/through the park daily. The only thing is that a special group of people (maybe homeless) with their belongings...More

Thank Jade7132013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful area around the State Capitol. I loved the beautiful rose garden with water fountain, the magnificent trees that were labeled to reveal their names. The Vietnam Memorial was a loving tribute to those who served. Our walk around the park was topped...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park around the State Capitol is full of old trees from all parts of the planet. They are all carefully labeled, which is very educational. This is a special place and at one end is an international peace garden with poignant statements from elementary...More

Thank CarrollZahn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful around the capital. Even have a pond with trout in it. Go inside the Capital also. Check out the beautiful workmanship.

Thank Judy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent area for art and architectural beauty lovers. You will love the atmosphere and surroundings.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The park that is the green space near the Capitol is a nice respite from daily life in the city. The peace rose garden is both beautiful and relaxing. The Vietnam Veteran Memorial is sobering to say the least. There are multiple paths and plenty...More

Thank Carie501
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some beautiful trees and plants as well as some wildlife in the centre of Sacramento. And it's peaceful!

Thank Charles K
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