Hands on History: Catch Gold Fever
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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 shipsView more
Free in cost of admission.
Youth (Ages 6-17) $5
Children (Age 5 and under) Free
Contact: (916) 445-4422
2701 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95816