A block north of Downtown Plaza and within walking distance of several hotels, this is an excellent location from which to ... More
Amtrak Rail Passenger Terminal
A block north of Downtown Plaza and within walking distance of several hotels, this is an excellent location from which to begin a Sacramento visit. Within the expansive interior with chandeliers branching widely under the high ceilings and solid wooden benches lining marble floors, paintings depicting the building of the trans-continental railroad are pleasant to admire while waiting for a train. Sacramento was the western terminus of the heroically constructed first railroad to connect the east and west coasts, making this station truly historic.
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 ...
The native plant landscaping would make the park's namesake, the United Farm Worker union founder, proud: a green oasis amid
the concrete jungle of downtown Sacramento. This small open space has tall old palm trees, flowers and grass and ...
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 ...