We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Capitol Park

Sacramento, CA 95814
+1 916-653-6995
Review Highlights
A Tree From Every State

Visitors from out of state with a little extra time should roam the grounds of the capitol and find... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sacramento, California
Amazing Arbotetum

What a surprise to walk through the capital grounds and discover an incredible arboretum. Big... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Joyce C
Havertown, Pennsylvania
Read all 422 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
This popular park, surrounding the California State Capitol, has trees from around the world and memorials to significant state events.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rose garden” (70 reviews)
“orange trees” (12 reviews)
Sacramento, CA 95814
+1 916-653-6995
Write a ReviewReviews (422)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 375 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visitors from out of state with a little extra time should roam the grounds of the capitol and find the tree from your state. The collection of stately California natives will make you want to visit Yosemite, Sequoia or one of our other National Parks.

Thank steveherrick46
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a surprise to walk through the capital grounds and discover an incredible arboretum. Big beautiful trees, many with identifying tags on them in addition to the world peace rose garden.

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The CIM end right in front of the Capitol. At this time of year there is a large and beautiful Christmas tree. Just a great time to be in the area.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time I arrived in Sacramento, My husband took me here. That was March 2005. It was nice inside but I enjoyed more to sit at the park outside and eat our lunch and watch squirrels ran around .

Thank Vrich2004
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Walk, sit, watch, etc. enjoy the park and the surroundings. Food trucks Tuesdays and many other restaurants within walking distance.

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A must see while visiting Sacramento. The Capitol park was established with trees from different Countries and it's spectacular. One can stroll from one end to the other and admire the shade and the different foliage. There are small signs that tell the visitors where...More

Thank Evita_1957
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The California State Capitol is where the business is held. The grounds are well manicured and beautiful. The main attraction is the Vietnam Wall. California's Wall. Those one the Granite Wall are all war hero's. A very moving spot on the Capitol Grounds.

Thank downhillriacer
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The park surrounding the Capitol is worth strolling through! There are many monuments that tell the story of California as well as native fruit trees and foliage. Add to that a tour of the Capitol, and you have a very nice afternoon!

Thank lisasD6140NB
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a nice place to stroll & relax next to the state capital. The many different types of trees in the park make it unique.

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the grounds briefly and while I didn't get to see it all, what I saw was beautiful! Wonderful building and trees!

Thank Newtraveler83
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Cafeteria 15L
327 reviews
.28 km away
Dawson's Steakhouse
114 reviews
.19 km away
Tequila Museo Mayahuel
163 reviews
.30 km away
Esquire Grill
129 reviews
.27 km away
Nearby Attractions
California State Capitol and Museum
1,158 reviews
.32 km away
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament
230 reviews
.39 km away
Leland Stanford Mansion State Historic Park
188 reviews
.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Capitol Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines