Surrounded by a lush green park, the Capitol Building in downtown Sacramento is an impressive display of neoclassical ... More
California State Capitol Building
Surrounded by a lush green park, the Capitol Building in downtown Sacramento is an impressive display of neoclassical architecture. It serves as the political center of California, a symbol of the discourse and laws that shape the state and its inhabitants. Exhibits within the building's museum offer a thorough narrative of California history. It is a popular site among tourists, and it is not uncommon to witness wedding parties posing for pictures or locals enjoying picnics in the grassy areas around the building. Admission to the Capitol Building and its museum is free. Do call for information about tours, exhibits, and upcoming events at the Capitol.
The Wells Fargo History Museum in Old Sacramento showcases a 140 year history of the Pony Express, gold discovery and
banking long ago. The museum is housed in the original building where the bank managed the Pony Express. Exhibits ...
For a taste of the Old West, complete with dirt and cobblestone streets flanked with wide wooden sidewalks and "Bonanza"
style buildings, visit Old Sac. Tour the historical four blocks in a horse drawn carriage or take a ride ...
Operating continuously since the day the doors opened in 1869, California State Capitol Museum is where the State of California's
legislature met. By the late 1970s, the building was declared seismically unsafe and had become an eyesore. The Legislature ...