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Science and Technology in Sacramento

Science and Technology

This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

Some descriptions in these listings are adapted from articles in Wikipedia under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. See the full descriptions for details.

Hangtown's Gold Bug Park & Mine

Placerville, CA, USA

This tourist attraction includes a Gold Rush mine, mining museum, stamp mill and blacksmith shop. . .


Aerospace Museum of California

McClellan, CA, USA

The Aerospace Museum of California is an aviation museum located in North Highlands, California on the grounds of the former McClellan Air Force Base. . .

California Automobile Museum

Sacramento, CA, USA

California Automobile Museum is an automobile museum located in Sacramento, California. . .

California State Railroad Museum

Sacramento, CA, USA

The museum features 21 restored locomotives and railroad cars, some dating back to 1862. . .


Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park

Folsom, CA, USA

Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park is a historical site preserving an 1895 alternating current hydroelectric power station. . .

Zoos & Aquariums

Sacramento Zoo

Sacramento, CA, USA

The Sacramento Zoo is located on 14. . .

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