Discover Gold’s Rich History in Sacramento and its Surrounding Hills

Sacramento is engulfed in history. Some of California’s most precious history comes straight out of Sacramento’s nearby hills.  If you have had a fourth-grader enrolled in a California school, then you were reminded of the importance of James Marshall, John Sutter and everything related to the Gold Rush. In case you need a quick history lesson, the California Gold Rush…

Five Historic Sierra Gold Mines Worth A Visit

By Alyssa Green The Sacramento area is rich with history as it’s beginnings sprang up from the onset of the California gold rush.  The city is stock full of museums and other attractions that highlight that famed period in history.  Within just a short drive from the heart of Sacramento, visitors can step back in…