Sacramento and the Gold Country

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Sacramento and the Gold Country - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

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  • 1. Black Chasm Cavern National Natural Landmark


    Guided 50-minute tours take you past stalactites, stalagmites, and rare formations of delicate helictites in three underground chambers, one...Read More

  • 2. Firehouse No. 1

    Notable Building

    With its gingerbread-trim bell tower, Firehouse No. 1 has been one of the Gold Country's most distinctive buildings since 1861. The museum inside...Read More

  • 3. Holbrooke Hotel


    A Main Street icon built in 1851, the hotel hosted entertainer Lola Montez and writer Mark Twain as well as Ulysses S. Grant and other U.S....Read More

  • 4. Kennedy Gold Mine

    Historic District/Site

    On weekends and some major holidays half the year, docents offer guided 90-minute surface tours of one of the most prolific mines of the gold...Read More

  • 5. Lola Montez House

    Historic Home

    In the center of town, on the site of the original, stands a reproduction of the home of Lola Montez, the notorious dancer, singer, and courtesan...Read More

  • 6. Murphys Old Timers Museum


    A quirky blast from the past in a stone building that survived three 19th-century fires that destroyed downtown, the museum documents Murphys...Read More

  • 7. Nevada Theatre

    Arts/Performance Venue

    Mark Twain, Emma Nevada, and Jack London have all appeared on stage at this 1865 redbrick edifice, set to reopen in 2022 after major renovations...Read More

  • 8. Placer County Museum


    Visible from the highway, Auburn's standout structure is the Placer County Courthouse. The classic bronze-domed building houses the Placer County...Read More

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