Things to do in California

tree in Sacramento's capitol parkSacramento is a vibrant city! Art and history museums, a lively arts and dining scene, and top-class shopping enrich the City of Trees. Shaded by the largest tree canopy in the United States and cut through by the American and Sacramento Rivers, California's Capitol is a place of natural beauty, culture, and history.

Check out the excellent travel guide published March 2018 in the Washington Post by Sacramento native Megan McDonough, which only begins to scratch the surface of things to do and see.



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Other Attractions:

Nearby Destinations:

  • Napa Valley/Sonoma Wine Country
  • San Francisco
  • Reno
  • Lake Tahoe
  • Yosemite National Park