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Attraction / Outdoor

Visiting in the 2nd week of September. Any suggestions for culture and outdoor activities?

Sac has nice parks but to be honest you’re only a 1.5 to 2 hour drive from some of the most beautiful outdoors on earth with the Sierra Nevada just to the east! Lake Tahoe is for sure worth a trip. And if you go west an hour and 20 minutes you have Napa Valley, some of the most beautiful and most… 
Oh yeah, for culture if you like history then the Railroad Museum will teach you a lot about California. It’s also near Old Sacramento State Historic Park which is not to be missed. Great place to walk around and learn the gold rush history of Sac and it’s just loaded with bars and restaurants. You… 
Thank you very much. I’ll take other suggestions too. I’m staying downtown, I think. I also wouldn’t mind seeing any Black or Native American history.