Hands on History: Catch Gold Fever

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Presented by Sutter's Fort State Historic Park at Sutter's Fort State Historic Park, Sacramento CA

Jan 20
Hands on History: Catch Gold Fever

Fort visitors will have the unique opportunity to step back in time and explore an era that changed California forever. The gold discovery at Coloma echoed around the world and triggered the largest migration in United States history. Thousands of immigrants gambled and came to early California to try to strike it rich. They left family behind, spent life savings, and borrowed money all in the pursuit of gold. Many miners bought one-way passage on ships bound for California, and abandoned ships

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ADMISSION INFO

Free in cost of admission.

Admission:
Adult $7
Youth (Ages 6-17) $5
Children (Age 5 and under) Free

Contact: (916) 445-4422

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LOCATION

Sutter's Fort State Historic Park

2701 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95816

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