Pick up one of the Self-Guided Historical Walking Tour map/brochures at the California Welcome Center.   There is a tour of the Downtown Auburn and Old Town Auburn areas.
  • Hours Monday - Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Address 1103 High Street, Auburn CA 95603
  • Phone 530-887-2111
  • Downtown Auburn Walking Map Downtown Map
  • Old Town Walking Tour Map Old Town Map
  • Best Feature Make sure to stop by and see the Claude Chana Gold Panner Monument & Statue.
  • Self-Guided Walking Tour
  • Museums
  • Historical

The California Welcome Center is located at 1103 High Street near the Lincoln Way intersection.

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  • Claude Chana Gold Panner Monument

    Claude Chana Gold Panner Monument

    Auburn, CA

    A 45-ton concrete statue of a Gold Rush era miner stands at the entrance to Old Town Auburn, a small collection of shops, restaurants, and antique stores. The statue is a representation of Claude Chana (1811-1882), the prospector who discovered gold here in the foothills east of Sacramento on May 16, 1848.

    Lincoln Way & Park Street, Auburn, CA 95603
  • Eggstra Special

    Eggstra Special

    Roseville, CA

    From simple egg to timeless art, the business owner, Virgi Bondi creates everything from jewelry boxes, purses, necklaces and even elaborate pieces such as her cinderella coach and ferris wheel.

    3124 Calypso Lane, Roseville, CA 95661
  • Hidden Falls Regional Park

    Hidden Falls Regional Park

    Auburn, CA

    Waterfalls and sweeping views of the Sacramento Valley and the Sutter Buttes.

    7587 Mears Place, Auburn, CA 95602