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Old Sacramento Underground Tour

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101 I St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2204
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Go beneath the streets and wooden walk ways to learn of the history of the raising of Sacramento to avoid flooding. The tour guide is a period actor (Sam Brannan) that did a fabulous job mixing humor and history keeping everyone interested. Must hurry to...More

Thank dwey1
Reviewed 29 September 2018

After living in Sacramento for 16 years, it was time to finally check out the underground tour. I'm glad we did! We took an hour long tour with none other than Samuel Brannan himself. Mr. Sacramento showed us around his old haunts, and how the...More

1  Thank doctorbove
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This tour was on my list for this quick weekend trip. It was a small group tour. The staff provided a head set to enhance hearing. The Docent was in Victorian period dress. It required some walking indoors and outdoors over several walks. The tour...More

Thank michaeltP6683SG
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This was our second time taking this tour and it was informative and interesting to learn about Old Sacramento's history from the tour guide. There are some artifacts on display and interesting boards to see and read with more information on them. There is a...More

1  Thank Beth C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a nice tour to see under the city of Sacramento. Great for seeing old memorabilia and how the city looked before it was raised up. Cute tour and the museum is a nice as well. The find panning is mice for adults and...More

1  Thank 89chrissyb
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I love to get places and learn about its past and surroundings, this tour is very informative, it has lots of history related to the city and how it began. The guy who gave us the tour was great.

Thank Ale L
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Pete, our tour guide was great. He was role-playing Samuel Brannan with scripted humour to which, being from Liverpool (UK) and an actor as well, he was able to add good ad-libs and banter. He has a Masters in History and teaches it at College...More

2  Thank Hull_is_great
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We try to do a monthly "boys day" within two hours drive with 4-5 of us long time friends. It was my turn to set up something and I found this tour. It was a great way to spend a few hours bonding with friends...More

1  Thank JimRogers
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Old Sacramento is well worth a visit. You should also book the Underground Tour. Very good guide dressed in character Fascinating to hear the history of the city and go under some of the buildings

Thank 690stepheng
Reviewed 20 July 2018

For $15, you get the underground tour and $4 (half price) to enter the museum. So I recommend to take advantage of the museum ticket discount. Underground tour tickets generally sells out, so you want to buy it early or buy them online. We just...More

1  Thank Jerry S
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NOPE. I looked really hard and couldn't see it...
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Thank you for your interest in the Underground Tour. Tours are not recommended for children 5 and under so your grandsons are at an age they should enjoy and understand most the tour. It's strongly advised that accompanying... More
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