Sacramento History Museum

101 I St.
Sacramento, CA 95814- Map It
Phone: (916) 808-7059

AAA Editor Notes

Sacramento History Museum, 101 I St., occupies a structure designed to resemble the 1854 City Hall & Waterworks Building. The museum documents Sacramento history, beginning with the lobby exhibit Gold, Greed & Speculation: The Beginnings of Sacramento City. City founders, rivers, the gold rush and agriculture are among the topics covered. Original artifacts and interactive exhibits include a historic print shop, gold troughs, agricultural machinery and a Wells Fargo delivery wagon.
$8; $5 (ages 6-17).
Hours: Daily 10-5. Last admission 30 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 30 minutes minimum.