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Shasta State Historic Park

15312 Hwy 299, Redding, CA 96087
+1 530-243-8194
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Learning about History

Great place to learn some of the History of the area. The store was very interesting. Picnic area to

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen C
Historical Town

Great exhibit, nicely preserved and presented. Once a thriving town with a brewery and cemetery... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Eric M
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Pismo Beach, California
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This historic park houses the remains of Shasta City, alive and bustling in the Gold Rush days, and now a ghost town with restored stagecoach, barn and courthouse.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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15312 Hwy 299, Redding, CA 96087
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to learn some of the History of the area. The store was very interesting. Picnic area to

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great exhibit, nicely preserved and presented. Once a thriving town with a brewery and cemetery. Museum was not open, so check times if your interested in that feature.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit, walk or bike around and enjoy the great history of the North state... stop in the bakery for some treats..

Thank Dale B
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

great area with lots of things to keep kids and adults busy all day. a definite must when in the area.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in 20 years. Great memory from a child. Great history. Very inexpensive. Some children may find in boring.

Thank Hopefull1995
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is another one of those hidden gems. Its a wonderful spot to check out and do a self guided tour. There is a little museum and several wayside exhibits to wander through. Its also a great place to take photos of exposed brick ruins....More

Thank joycali820
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Kids always love the jail. Wonderfully displayed courthouse, jail, and great gallery of art. There are lots of old time firearms and something for everyone. A Shasta county treasure

Thank 1Shastagirl
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I drive by this place all the time and decided to stop and check it out. Wow, there is a lot to see. You can spend quite a bit of time going thru all the exhibits. The rangers are very nice and helpful. There is...More

Thank Provincialman
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Old Shasta is abundant with history. Great stop on the way to Whiskeytown lake or the coast! The park and museum has lots to share on the history of Old Shasta, including gold mining in the area, the historic buildings to wander through, etc. Great...More

Thank jbliss2271
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I love that this place is available to see how things were. From the jail cell to viewing the hair wreath you are reminded how people made due!

Thank theresa c
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