Sacramento Attractions

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Attractions in Sacramento, California

California Auto Museum - This place is for all you car lovers! So many different types of cars to see. The mission of the California Automobile Museum is to educate and entertain while preserving and promoting the automobile and its influence on our lives.

California Museum - Only in California could you drive from the desert to the beach, and from the mountains to agricultural fields in one day. Only in California would you find an exhibit dedicated to Elizabeth Taylor next to an exhibit on Ansel Adams because they both spent the majority of their lives making history in this state. Come find everything about California here!

California State Railroad Museum - California State Railroad Museum is the largest train museum in the country. Dedicated to accuracy and detail, the California State Railroad Museum, located in historic Old Sacramento, recreates the golden days of American railroading circa 1849.

Country Club Lanes - We have been an innovator in entertainment for over 50 years. Specializing in fun for the whole family, we offer new automatic bumper bowling on all 48 lanes. Join us for some heart pounding fun at 'Lazer X' or come to the best arcades that Sacramento has to offer.

Crocker Art Museum - With 15 special exhibits, a rotating permanent collection and more than 250 programs and events each year, you are certain to have a new experience each time you visit the Crocker.

Discovery Museum Science and Space Center - We bring the excitement of scientific discovery to students, families, and all members of our community. Each exhibit features interactive, hands-on activities and search-and-find guides based on state science standards. Discover, learn, and enjoy!

Discovery Park - Discovery Park is where the American River meets the Sacramento River. One of Sacramento County’s best boat launches, recreational boaters get the chance to explore both of Sacramento’s wild and scenic rivers.

Fairytale Town - Let your imagination run wild at Fairytale Town, a 2.5-acre children's play park and outdoor children’s museum that brings fairytales and nursery rhymes to life! Over 25 bright and colorful play sets give young children a backdrop to act out their favorite stories, encourage creative discovery, and exercise their minds and bodies on child-friendly slides throughout the lush grounds.

Funderland - Conveniently located across from the Sacramento Zoo, Funderland is an amusement park designed for kids 12 and under. Popular rides include the Tea Cups, the Dragon Coaster, the Airplanes, and the Funderland Train.

Old Sacramento - With 53 historic buildings, Old Sacramento has more buildings of historic value condensed into its 28 acres than most areas of similar size in the west. Registered as a National and California Historic Landmark, the properties in the district are primarily owned by private owners, with individual businesses leasing shops and offices.

Race Place Motorsports - Feel the adrenaline rush of a real racer at RPM Indoor Kart Racing. From safety gear to high-powered 9HP Honda engines, we provide everything you need to feel the power and drive of extreme speed excitement. Get behind the wheel and concur the ultimate in kart racing challenges.

Raging Waters - Located in the heart of the city, Raging Waters Sacramento features more than 25 exhilarating water attractions, breath-taking slides, crystal clear pools and fun-filled activities for children and adults of all ages. Thrill slides include favorites such as, Cannonball Falls, Hurricane, Cliffhanger Speed Slides, and more.

Sacramento Zoo - Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, exotic and endangered species. The Zoo is wholly managed by the non-profit Sacramento Zoological Society and provides an educational and recreational resource to the Sacramento Region.

Scandia Family Fun Center - We feature 2 award winning 18-hole miniature golf courses, bumper boats, batting cages, gas power raceway, a grand arcade with redeemable prize center, snack bar, on-site birthday party rooms and our new attraction the Scandia Sky Screamer.

Sky High Sports - Whether you flip forward or flip backward, you will definitely flip out for Sky High Sports! You can free-bounce and do tricks all day, or you can join us for some of our organized activities, like our trampoline dodgeball.

Solomon Dubnick Gallery - At Solomon Dubnick Gallery we exhibit contemporary sculpture, painting, works on paper, and photography by mid-career and established artists, many of whom are from Northern California. Our general focus is figurative, narrative, and representational work in a wide range of media.

Sonoma TrainTown - Whether you're an over-sophisticated or under-sophisticated train enthusiast, make tracks to Sonoma TrainTown and spend a day in the heart of Wine Country riding on "grand" scale trains. This is a one-and-one-quarter-mile scale railroad adventure with narrow-gauge train replicas of those back in the good ol’ days.

Sutter's Fort State Historic Park - Explore the unique artifacts from Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park. Learn about its history. A fun educational experience.

The California State Military Museum - A salute to our military. Today the museum houses over 30,000 artifacts as well a substantial library and archives.

Water World USA - We have more rides and attractions than any other water park in Northern California with dedicated play areas for little kids, thrill attractions for the young at heart, family attractions almost everyone can enjoy, and lots of sunshine and park areas for soaking up the sunshine.