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Sacramento Gold Rush River Cruises

Come cruise on the Sacramento River this Labor Day to celebrate the Gold Rush in Old Sacramento. Aboard the Capitol Hornblower you will enjoy a 1 hour river cruise, fun coloring sheets for kids and a true narration of the Gold Rush and the Historical river ways. There are multiple cruises leaving each day so choose the day and time that works best for your friends and family. 

See you on the River!

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Picture of the captain at the helm of the ship w/ the instruments in view.

Cruise Includes:

  • One-hour yacht cruise
  • Narrated Historical River Tour
  • Scenic Sacramento Views
  • Gold Rush themed activity-coloring sheets for kids
  • Limited concessions available on board to purchase Snacks and Beverages - provided by Fat’s Catering (Concessions on board available with cash only) 
  • Limited, non-guaranteed seating on board. First come, first serve.


**Please allow plenty of extra time for parking & traffic on this busy holiday weekend.

*To conserve water during these drought conditions, Old Sacramento's Gold Rush Days Heritage Festival has been cancelled. -- Hornblower will still be offering our Historical River Cruises including Gold Rush facts and we look forward to welcoming guests on board in Sacramento over Labor Day weekend! 

*Advanced reservations are highly reccommended. Ticket availabiluty cannot be guaranteed without advanced reservations. The ticket booth in Old Sacramento accepts CREDIT CARDS only.