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Learn about Chinese settlers from the Gold Rush era.
Learn about the history of the Chinese settlers from the Gold Rush era.
Located in Old Town Auburn.
Try one of our 15 restaurants, or 40 quaint shops and services. Don’t miss the Old Town Gallery featuring the works of 60 local artists, all in one old historical building. Four museums can be found within a few blocks, where history buffs will find lots of rich Gold Country history.
Auburn’s sleek, newly updated Gold Rush museum reinterprets a 19th-century world for modern day families, who can pan for gold, delve into the mining experience, learn about long-ago settlers and pose for selfies, with a bag of hard-won loot. (San Jose Mercury News)
The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Center produces the On Stage at the State Theatre live series, offering entertainment for a broad regional audience. On Stage at the State Theatre features live music, dance, children’s shows, community events and play performances.