Experience all that Sacramento has to offer during your stay at The Westin Sacramento. From stepping back in time at Old Town Sacramento to rooting for the Sacramento Kings at Golden 1 Center, there are no shortage of exciting things to do in the state's capital city.
Situated on the banks of the Sacramento River, guests can take advantage of our proximity to the water to enjoy activities like yacht charters, smaller boat rentals and more. Take a quick ride into downtown to explore the Sacramento Zoo or opt for an enriching tour of the Sacramento Train Museum. Our concierge team is pleased to assist you in crafting the perfect weekend itinerary for your stay.
With an array of local attractions to discover, weekends last longer at Westin. Find and experience the best-kept secrets near our hotel with a collection of local experiences curated especially for Westin guests.
1.2 mi - Experience the Sacramento Zoo during your stay at The Westin Sacramento. One of the city's most family-friendly things to do, the zoo features a reptile house, flamingos, a giraffe exhibit and a world-class viewing deck.
3930 West Land Park Drive
LELAND STANFORD MANSION STATE HISTORIC PARK
3.5 mi – Delve into Sacramento's history at Leland Stanford Mansion. Featuring stunning architecture from the Victorian era in California, Leland Stanford Mansion is open to the public as a museum. Open 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM, Wednesday through Sunday, the last tours begin at 4:00 PM.
800 N Street
3.6 mi – Aiming to engage, educate, and enlighten, California Museum is home to the California Hall of Fame. Spend a weekend afternoon learning about the state's rich history and unique contributions to the world as you explore local and regional exhibits.
1020 O Street
4.5 mi – Explore 28 acres of Sacramento's historic waterfront and learn about the home of California's first successful business district, fueled by gold, agriculture and the river. Featuring a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options, Old Sacramento offers visitors plenty of things to do.
909 3rd Street
CROCKER ART MUSEUM
4.5 mi – One of the many popular things to do in Sacramento, Crocker Art Museum offers a diverse exhibition of American, European, Asian, African and Oceanic collections. The museum also offers a variety of events and programs for visitors of all ages.
216 O Street
CALIFORNIA STATE RAILROAD MUSEUM
4.6 mi - Explore trains, big and small, at the lavishly restored California State Railroad Museum. With interactive trains and a play area in the Thomas the Train section, the California State Railroad Museum is the perfect thing to do in Sacramento with the whole family.
125 I Street
GOLDEN 1 CENTER
9.3 mi - As one of the top entertainment venues in the region, Golden 1 Center hosts a variety of sporting, musical and special events. With NBA games, concerts by chart topping artists and performances by today’s hottest acts, there is something for everyone at this thing to do in Sacramento.
1 Sports Parkway
CAMPUS COMMONS GOLF COURSE
9.7 – Perfect for a quick round of golf, Campus Commons Course is a great 9-hole executive course located in the heart of Sacramento. Featuring 1,699 yards of play, you are sure to enjoy this local course.
2 Cadillac Drive
BING MALONEY GOLF COURSES
4.0 mi – Featuring two courses, Bing Maloney Golf Courses offer visitors beautiful fairways and greens as well as the classic Maloney’s Café & Grille, providing the perfect finish to a relaxing round of play.
6801 Freeport Boulevard
HAGGIN OAKS GOLF COMPLEX
12.0 mi – Boasting two championship golf courses, a world-class learning facility, a variety of private programs, and a driving range, Haggin Oaks Golf Complex is open 24-hours-a-day during the summer. Whether you choose to play 9 or 18 holes, each visitor to Haggin Oaks is treated to the ultimate golf experience.
3645 Fulton Avenue