California State Railroad Museum
Museums give us a look into how things used to be. They also give us a view at how things have evolved over time. The wonder is that just about everything has a museum dedicated to it, from dolls, buttons, and badges to trains, cars, and bicycles. The greater Sacramento area is graced with some spectacular museums that highlight a very rich and varied history of this part of California.
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Holidays are on the way, and so are your out-of-town visitors. They want to know what there is to see in Sacramento, and you get to direct them. Here are some ideas for anyone heading in for the holidays.
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Sacramento museums have exhibits to spark a child’s imagination on everything from restored planes and railcars, outer space and farmers’ markets, engineering, science and dinosaurs.
From gold miners, graveyards and cabooses to glorious Victorian gardens, notorious criminals and politicians, it is exciting to visit Sacramento’s past.
You and your date will love these capital city museums.
Police are investigating a break-in at the California State Railroad Museum, Department of Parks and Recreation officials say.
The trivia tree around here is deeply rooted. Is there really an underground Sacramento? Ghosts, anyone? The rail yards, rivers, military airfields, Victorian mansions, cemeteries and the nearby Sierra are ripe for tidbits that should please anyone’s palate.
With so much to see and do, the hardest choice can be where to start. Here’s a great list to go off of.
The greater Sacramento area is flush with many special places to ask that special question. Here are some to consider.
Many special exhibits are temporary visitors to the capitol city, but a wide array of exciting and creative collections are available as permanent installations.