Fun Things to Do in Sacramento
I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento Car Accident Lawyer. If you are thinking of heading to Sacramento, California on a family vacation or as a romantic weekend getaway, there are so many interesting and unique things to do. From museums to night life and everything in between. No matter what your interests are or who you are going with, there is just something special about Sacramento. Even if you have lived here your whole life, hopefully there are still a few things on this list that you have never heard of or been to before. It can still be exciting to explore your own hometown. So, here are some of the best and most exciting things to do in Sacramento, no matter what you are into.
Old Sacramento State Historic Park
Topping out list is the Old Sacramento State Historic Park. Built in 1849 this is the perfect place for a history buff or for anyone who wishes that they could take a step back in time. With a riverboat and an amazing museum this is a great place to bring the whole family. They also offer many different tours throughout the day that can help you get the most out of your experience. Also, this is the perfect place for all of you train buffs out there because there will be plenty for you to see in the museum and gift shop. There is even a private karaoke room that you can rent out to have a little extra fun with your friends.
Keeping with historic places comes Sutter’s Fort. This restored 1840s fort is a great place to learn more about the California Gold Rush which has a lot to do with why Sacramento is the way that it is today. This is a great place to go if you are interested in learning a little more about local history. There are guided and self-guidedtours so that you can move at your own pace as well.
B Street Theatre
If you were hoping for something a little bit more upbeat, the B Street Theatre might be more up your alley. It is a great place to see the newest plays or watch some of the classics. It is not very expensive and it is a great way to fit some art and culture into your trip without breaking the bank.It is a very small theatre, but that does not take anything away from it, in fact it makes it into a much more intimate experience. It has a very cozy atmosphere to it which can make you feel like you are the only one there watching this play with your loved ones. And they offer a huge variety of plays so there is sure to be something for everyone.
If you are more of an adrenaline junkie, then Raging Waters Sacramento might be the perfect place for you. They offer a huge variety of water slides, a lazy river and a wave pool along with much more. This is a great way to spend the day with your family, no matter how old your children are. There are slides and activities to suit any age group from young children right up to teenagers and adults. This is especially great on a hot day when you just want to cool day and relax and have some fun.
For the animal lover in your group is the Sacramento Zoo. This zoo is set on fifteen acres of land and boasts over one hundred and forty different species of animals. This is a great place if you love animals or if you have small children. It is a great place to teach them about animals and there are tours and informational sessions to attend or shows. There are also great exhibits that orate regularly such as an exhibit on all tall animals or on penguins. When you are headed to Sacramento, make sure to check out the zoo’s event calendar to see if anything exciting is going on while you are there because their events are definitely worth checking out.
Crocker Art Museum
For the art lover in the group there is the Crocker Art Museum. This museum is set in a beautiful old building that is almost just as beautiful as the art itself. It is a great way to spend a day looking at great art or taking a tour and learning about your favorite artists or art pieces. They have some really famous pieces on display which always makes for an interesting experience to see something in real life that you have only ever before seen in photographs.
California Auto Museum
Last on our list is the California Auto Museum, Obviously, if cars are what makes you tick, and then this is the place for you. Here you will find old, rare, and expensive cars and be able to get a closer look at them. They also offer many different events like car shows and have rotation exhibits. Their event calendar is also worth checking out to see if there is a show going on while you are in Sacramento.
Lots of fun to be had in Sacramento, California
The bottom line is that whether you are interested in art or automobiles or history or shopping, Sacramento, California has it all. There is something for everyone no matter who you are or how old you are. More than anything else it is a great place to bring the whole family to make memories that you are never going to forget. There are so many different places that are suitable for all ages because it is no fun going to a place that only offers adult entertainment. Sacramento keeps the perfect balance of having places that are fun for adults, like the underground private karaoke bar, and things that are fun for children, like the zoo and its touch tanks. It is a great place to bond with your family if you are there on vacation and if you live there is still so much to explore and learn about the wonderful place that you are able to call home.
I’m Ed Smith, a Sacramento Car Accident Lawyer. If you or someone you love has been seriously injured in a Sacramento Car accident, please call me right away at (916) 921-6400. I’ve been helping Sacramento car accident and injury victims recover compensation for over 33 years.
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