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Pretty and Relaxing

Short walk from convention center. It was very quiet and peaceful. Loved how all the trees and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynn S
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Tri-Cities, Washington
Pretty park to get your daily walk

If you walk all the way around the park it is just over 1 mile. Its a great park to see roses and... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
lanabeaches
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Sacramento, California
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This popular park, surrounding the California State Capitol, has trees from around the world and memorials to significant state events.
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1300 L St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3909
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short walk from convention center. It was very quiet and peaceful. Loved how all the trees and plants had name plates on them to tell guests what they were. All the camellia trees and citrus trees were beautiful. A few homeless people were sleeping under...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lynn S
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

If you walk all the way around the park it is just over 1 mile. Its a great park to see roses and trees from all over.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lanabeaches
Reviewed January 7, 2019

The area surrounding the capitol is very beautiful. Lots of big trees, plants, and green grass to adore when near the capitol.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MasterP007
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Visited with my son and 2 young grandchildren. Beautiful gardens. The firefighter and Viet Nam monuments are thought provoking and beautifully done. The kids enjoyed running around and chasing squirrels! I would love to go back when all the flowers are in bloom.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jlm1949
Reviewed November 25, 2018

This park and all its historical representations makes for an interesting stroll. There are bronze and marble sculptures, trees and fish that have been given as gifts from foreign governments and various flower gardens with labeled species east to west. Typically lush and manicured, the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Nathaniel N
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Came here with my daughter's 4th grade class in the fall. The tour more than exceeded our expectations. It was informative, fun, really engaging for our group of eager smart 4th graders (and their parents). I couldn't help but think how lucky we were to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dianewP3499YE
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Numerous trees planted from all over the world. A tree lover's delight. Lovely settings and many monuments. Definitely worth taking the time to see while traveling in Sacramento.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rodgersv2018
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I like to take walks here as there are many paths. Lots of beauriful different trees and cactus area. Several memorials are nice to visit and I always stop by the rose garden.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Katvisiter
Reviewed November 5, 2018

It's worth a stroll in Capitol Park to see trees representing all the areas of the state, and many monuments that are tucked into vignettes. The rose garden was still in full bloom in November, and the children's poems engraved onto ground markers are lovely.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen L
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Bordered by 10th and 15th Sts and L and N Sts, the grounds cover 10 city blocks. Heavily treed example of what Sacramento is about - reputedly the most treed city after Paris. Dozens of well manicured rose gardens for those horticultural lovers. On street...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy R
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Another option is to take advantage of the "valet parking" at the restaurants across fro the park for $5 to $6 Then tip for $5 bucks and park longer time for less cost....
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