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Five Must-See Museums In Sacramento

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.

03/28/2015

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Best Places To Take Family Photos In Sacramento

Continue reading for a few hot spots to take the family for memorable photos in Sacramento.

01/01/2015

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Guide To Visiting Sacramento For The Holidays

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.

11/22/2014

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Best Places To Buy A Hat In Sacramento

Although the venerable Village Hat Shop is no longer in Old Sacramento, these local businesses will help you find just the right lid for your noggin.

10/14/2014

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Best Exhibits For Kids In Sacramento

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.

09/08/2014

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Historic Walking Tour Of Sacramento

From gold miners, graveyards and cabooses to glorious Victorian gardens, notorious criminals and politicians, it is exciting to visit Sacramento’s past.

06/09/2014

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Best Museums For Dates In Sacramento

You and your date will love these capital city museums.

05/26/2014

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California State Railroad Museum Hit By Break-In

Police are investigating a break-in at the California State Railroad Museum, Department of Parks and Recreation officials say.

03/06/2014

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Best Local Trivia About Sacramento

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.

02/08/2014

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Best Tourist Attractions In Sacramento Worth The Hype

With so much to see and do, the hardest choice can be where to start. Here’s a great list to go off of.

11/23/2013

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Best Places In Sacramento To Propose

The greater Sacramento area is flush with many special places to ask that special question. Here are some to consider.

08/31/2013

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Best Permanent Exhibits In Sacramento

Many special exhibits are temporary visitors to the capitol city, but a wide array of exciting and creative collections are available as permanent installations.

07/15/2013

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