California’s state capital offers more than just politics. Riverfront dining, a thriving arts scene, renowned museums, and Old West history make this Central Valley hub a go-to destination.
On the River: Waterfront dining, museums, and Gold-Rush charm in Old Town
Midtown District: A beloved art walk and nightlife in the capital
California State Railroad Museum: The nation's most popular locomotive museum
Governor's Mansion: A diplomatic restoration of a four-story manor
The California Delta: From crawdads to winetasting, six low-key towns to visit now