Museums: Sacramento

Capitol Mall

Exhibits Include
  • An authentic 1866 Abbot-Downing stagecoach
  • A working telegraph line
  • A priceless collection of postal covers
  • Real gold specimens from the area
  • Artifacts, documents, furnishings and images

Visit Us

Address & Hours
Events
Our Museum hosts a variety of events throughout the year. We often present special programs that are educational and fun!

Old Sacramento State Historic Park

Note: Old Sacramento location will be closed for remodeling starting September 2015 with an anticipated Grand Opening in November 2015.

Exhibits Include
  • A re-created 19th-century Express office
  • Wells Fargo’s important role in California Gold Rush commerce
  • A variety of Wells Fargo and gold rush old West artifacts

Visit Us

Address & Hours
Events
Gold Rush Days: September 4-7, 2015
  • Travel back to Gold Rush Era Sacramento and experience:
    • Live street theater
    • Wagon rides
    • Live music
    • Gold panning
    • And more!
Theater of Lights: November 25 – December 31, 2015
  • Old Sacramento’s beloved tradition is back!
    • Lighting of the City of Sacramento Christmas Tree at 6pm on November 25
    • Live shows at 6:15pm and 7:45pm
    • Special performance on Christmas Eve at 6:15 and New Year’s Eve at 7pm and 8:30pm
Our Museum hosts a variety of events throughout the year. We often present special programs that are educational and fun!

Book a Tour

You are welcome to visit our two Sacramento locations for free, year-round, without an appointment.
To book a guided tour, please call:
  • (916) 440-4263 to reserve a tour at Old Sacramento
Or
  • (916) 440-4161 to reserve a tour at Capitol Mall