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Old Sacramento

Old Sacramento

Sacramento, California, 95814
Category: Attractions
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Historic Old Sacramento

Located along the beautiful Sacramento River, Old Sacramento is a historic waterfront district that celebrates the history of California's Gold Rush and the Transcontinental Railroad. The 28-acre National Historic Landmark District and State Historic Park is alive with waterfront shopping, dining, entertainment, historic attractions and fascinating museums like the California State Railroad Museum. Enjoy walking tours, river boat cruises, carriage rides or just relax at a riverside café and enjoy stunning views of the river.



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  • Mardi Gras
  • Gold Rush Days
  • World Music and Dance Festival
  • New Year's Eve Sky Spectacular
  • Theater of Lights
  • Sacramento Music Festival


  • Shopping
  • Dining & Nightlife
  • Tours & River Cruises
  • Site Seeing Attractions
  • Sacramento Southern Railroad Rides

Eat & Play

Old Sacramento is a vibrant dining and nightlife destination with a myriad of riverside restaurants, cafes, eateries and bars. After a day of sightseeing, stop at Absinthe Bistro & Lounge, Rio City Café, Ten 22, Firehouse Restaurant, Fanny Ann’s Saloon, Old Town Smokehouse, Fat City Bar & Café and Vega’s Underground. Enjoy a hilarious night out at Laughs Unlimited.

Shopping in Old Sacramento

Old Sacramento features dozens of cool local shops, boutiques and art galleries with everything from designer clothing and accessories to toys, art, jewelry and books. Stop at wonderful shops like U.BE.U Fashion, Evangeline’s, G. Wilikers Toy Emporium, Garden of Enchantment, Brooks Novelty Antiques, The Closet and Old Sacramento Trading Post.


  • What are some popular attractions?

    This national historic landmark offers many exciting attractions and things to do - from river boat and horsedrawn carriage rides to riverside bike treks. Enjoy Historic Walking Tours or take a dinner cruise down the Sacramento River. Discover the history and culture of Sacramento at the Sacramento History Museum, Wells Fargo History Museum, California Military Museum, California State Railroad Museum and the Delta King Riverboat.
  • Is there parking?

    You’ll find plenty of parking in Old Sacramento, including metered, 90-minute street parking spaces, but the spots fill early. There are also two paid parking garages at either end - Old Sacramento Garage and Tower Bridge Garage. Many restaurants and businesses validate parking. Tip: Bring change and wear comfortable shoes to walk the cobblestone!

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