California State Railroad Museum, Sacramento
Favorite thing: be sure to explore North America's finest and most-visited railroad museum. This must see attraction is ideal fot families and groups. Experience the magic of railroading and find out how trains have shaped our lives, economy,and culture. Marvel at lavishly restored 19th-century trains. Touch a million-pound steam locomotive. Climb aboard a gently-swaying sleeping car. Peer into a plush,private railroad car, and inspect gorgeus railroad china aboard a streamlined dining car. You'll be transported from the First Transcontinental Railroad through railroading's Golden Age, from early steam locomotives up to the decline and present-day rebirth of railroads. There truly is something here for everyone! California State Railroad Museum 2nd and I Streets Adults $6 Youth $3 and under 5 free.