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Old Sacramento

1002 2nd St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3202
+1 916-445-7387
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This historic area of restored buildings, museums and novelty shops brings life to the Sacramento waterfront.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“candy stores” (94 reviews)
“the river” (338 reviews)
“railroad museum” (279 reviews)
1002 2nd St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3202
+1 916-445-7387
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Typical tourist fare of shops (candy, trinkets, toys, souvenirs - with very few unique stores thrown in. Just walk through but resist the junk.

Thank Angierobrts
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family (4 kids ages 5-14) LOVED this area of Sacramento! We spent about 3 hours one day and the kids wanted to go back for more, so we came back for another 2 the following day. We were there mid week, mid Jan, but...More

1  Thank Steffanie C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sadly the Old Town is a collection of taffy shops and tourist tee shirt stores with little else. Everyone walks along the old boarded sidewalks at snails pace as if they’re seeing the Statue of David. I liked the cobblestone street beside the river but...More

Thank Coobry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old town Sac is on the Sacramento River with great walking. The train museum is not free, but has reasonable ticket charge; has good exhibit of old locomotives and train cars and information on the railroad system building from the East Cost to the West....More

Thank Shirlee R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tons of botique shopping, amazing candy stores, and no shortage of ways to leak money. We went down to attend the Christmas light show which was amazing! Vastly exceeded our expectations. The only hassle was parking which was in short supply. Be wary of the...More

Thank Kris J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent view of an old western town. Wood walkways, old western houses, good restaurants, nice experience for all the family and an excellent opportunity to teach your youngster about the Old West way of living .

Thank Sobreviviente
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to visit early in morning, there is a large inexpensive parking garage close by. We walked around the old town area with ease at it was very quiet, had a nice cup of coffee in the central cafe. There are some interesting shops and...More

Thank Rosie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The idea of this place is great. There are many nice restaurants and gift shops here. Families will have a very good time when they visit. The only bad part is the number of homeless people here. Last night while visiting I went in the...More

1  Thank Mudd F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had some time to kill before the red eye and someone said I should go to Old Sacramento. I drove into the area and parked my car. I immediately saw two security guards and asked if I was at the right spot. These two guys...More

Thank Sbueb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

parking off side streets not bad at all. we arrived at 8pm and found street parking right away. just had to walk half a mile to bridge. fireworks show was 15-20 minutes and it was easy to get a good spot near bridge. we close...More

Thank charles n
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Phebe Marie O
8 July 2017|
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Response from samuelrV2951YL | Reviewed this property |
About 9 or 10. Something l7ke that.
Phebe Marie O
8 July 2017|
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Response from Lisa W | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure they open around 10 am.
27 April 2017|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
Hope you have a great trip!!!