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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.

Available Events on Saturday September 2, 2017

2017 cruises coming soon!

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 
  • Limited, non-guaranteed seating on board. First come, first serve.


**Please allow plenty of extra time for parking and heavy vehicle and foot traffic on this busy holiday weekend. Gold Rush days attracts thousands of people to the Old Sacramento District. 

**Streets throughout Old Sacramento are closed to vehicle traffic and parking, and garages will fill early. Please plan ahead. For more detailed road closures and Gold Rush Days details, please see

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