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Address: Auburn, CA
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+1 530-887-2111

Offers information on this historic Gold Rush town.

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The place for Auburn info

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff with tons of brochures, maps and commentary. Gave us easy directions to Old Town and some good recommendations.

Reviewed 13 December 2016
Homewood, California
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Homewood, California
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff with tons of brochures, maps and commentary. Gave us easy directions to Old Town and some good recommendations.

Thank robweston203
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

The staff working at the Auburn Visitors Center is full of personal stories and tales of unique destination. Drop in and you'll know of close to 100 places to discover.

Thank Joanne N
Auburn, California
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219 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is a great resource for information on what is going on in Auburn and the surrounding area, from Skiing, Wineries, Breweries, Live Music, Hikes, River Rafting.... they will have some info - it is headed up by a very knowledgeable lady and the staff too is very knowledgeable - Glad they are here!!

Thank Travelinscott29120
Auburn, California
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Reviewed 15 January 2016

Our local downtown Auburn supported a 5k walk on Thanksgiving. The visitor center opened for this special walk. They had hot cider, fresh mandarins, cookies, chocolates and a very clean rest room. It was warm and cozy at the center. Thankful they were open and welcoming us.

Thank GrammyJ43
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Met Henk the other day when we stopped in for some info, and had a most interesting conversation, as well as good advice. The visitors' center is conveniently located and well organized.

Thank Mary Ann Y
Sacramento, California
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The personality of the place and welcome to our house vibe of the ownership even though it was a concert event. That concert was actually a dress rehearsal for the forthcoming road trip of the singer and her group (Maria Muldaur and her guys). We will be going back. Acoustics were good and the sound engineer kept the sound to... More 

Thank Robert C
Grass Valley, Oregon
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Reviewed 14 September 2013

traveling north from Auburn to Grass Valley we viewed the sunrise coming up through the drift smoke of a forest fire in the mountains.. Stopping in the Lake of the Pines we saw the sun coming up.... Beautiful.

Thank jjoker9

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