The Westin Sacramento

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4800 Riverside Boulevard, Sacramento, CA, 95822, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: (916) 443-8400   •  Hotel Reservations: 866-716-8108


Things to Do in Sacramento

Experiencing all that Sacramento has to offer is just steps away from The Westin Sacramento Hotel. There are many things to do in Sacramento; from Old Town Sacramento to the bustling State Capitol. Situated on the banks of the Sacramento River our guests can indulge in many water activities including yacht charters, smaller boat rentals and more. Take a quick ride into downtown and you can explore the Sacramento Zoo, experience a Kings game at Golden 1 Center or opt for an enriching tour of the Sacramento Train Museum. Our concierge team would be pleased to assist you in creating the perfect itinerary for your stay at The Westin Sacramento Hotel.

Weekends last longer at Westin with great local attractions to discover. Find and experience the best-kept secrets near your hotel with a collection of local experiences curated especially for Westin guests.

Things to Do in Sacramento - Sacramento Zoo

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1.2 mi - Experience the Sacramento Zoo and explore an assortment of animals and adventures – sure to be fun for the whole family! With a reptile house, flamingos, giraffe exhibit and world-class viewing deck, visitors will be able to enjoy and learn while they walk through this popular thing to do in Sacramento.

3930 West Land Park Drive
(916) 808-5888

Things to Do in Sacramento - Leland Stanforf Mansion State Historic Park


3.5 mi – With stunning architecture from the Victorian era in California, Leland Stanford Mansion is open to the public as a museum representing Sacramento and California’s history. Open 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM, Wednesday through Sunday, the last tours begin at 4:00 PM.

800 N Street
(916) 324-0575

Things to Do in Sacramento - California Museum

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3.6 mi – Aiming to engage, educate, and enlighten, California Museum is home to the California Hall of Fame. Learn about the state’s rich history and unique contributions to the world as you explore local and regional exhibits.

1020 O Street
(916) 653-7524

Things to Do in Sacramento - Old Sacramento

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4.5 mi – Explore the 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. As a shopping and entertainment district, visitors are sure to enjoy Old Sacramento.

909 3rd Street

Things to Do in Sacramento - Crocker Art Museum

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4.5 mi – One of the many popular things to do in Sacramento, Crocker Art Museum offers a diverse exhibition of California, European, Asian, African and Oceanic collections. The museum also offers a variety of events and programs for visitors of all ages.

216 O Street
(916) 808-7000

Things to Do in Sacramento - California State Railroad Museum

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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
(916) 445-7387

Things to Do in Sacramento - Golden 1 Center

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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
(916) 928-6900

Things to Do in Sacramento - 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
(916) 922-5861

Things to Do in Sacramento - 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
(916) 808-2284

Things to Do in Sacramento - 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
(916) 808-2525

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What's Nearby

  1. Golden 1 Center
  2. California State Capitol
  3. Old Town Sacramento
  4. The Sacramento Zoo
  5. California State Railroad Museum
  6. Crocker Art Museum

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