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Placer County Visitor Information Center

Closed Now: 09:30 - 16:30
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Lots of history and information

Great place to start your search for the key places to visit inthe area for the 1849 Gold rush... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Ronald C
Upland, California
Informative and good for lcal gifts

This is a nce visitors center, located in the old firehouse building. Lots of tourist materials... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Meadow Vista California
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A good resource for adventure travel in Placer County, meeting connection and all things family. You'll find all types of information on the most beautiful destination showcasing 'hidden golden nuggets,' around every turn.
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13460 Lincoln Way, #150, Auburn, CA 95603-3237
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great place to start your search for the key places to visit inthe area for the 1849 Gold rush and places to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a nce visitors center, located in the old firehouse building. Lots of tourist materials. Trail maps are handy for hiking in the area. Materials cover from Auburn to Tahoe. Raft trips, winery tours, brewery tours, art tours, you name it. You can find...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PattyAnn45
Reviewed 30 July 2018

There's gold in them thar hills. But finding it isn't always easy for first timers in any locale. The Visitors Center is full of brochures and maps and friendly folks with helpful tips for trips. It is really worth a stop. Locals can learn lots...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HORTI215
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I live in Auburn and I decided to be a tourist for a day in my own town, so I stopped by the visitor center to see if there was something new I could do in town. The lady was super friendly and helpful. I...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank thompsonshea
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A place to go to get suggestion of things to do & see in the county. a friendly staff interested in making your experience in the county go well.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The Visitor Information Center sits in downtown Auburn, just waiting for tourists and travelers to walk through the doors. Everyone on the staff is a dearth of information and can help you determine the best options for your time in Placer County. Already live in...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Linda M
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We were so impressed by the friendliness and knowledge of the folks working in the Visitors' Center. Not only were there plenty of brochures about various CA destinations, but the staff was more than happy to share their expertise and love of their town and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank hanabananaman
Reviewed 28 November 2015

I stopped here to find a good place to eat in town and something to do while I was passing through on another appointment. The person who helped me showed me a rack of information to look over. I picked up a few brochures and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Inspecchi
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Pros: per the title, a surprisingly wide selection of tourist information for the region, which includes Lake Tahoe. Helpful staff. Free cupcakes the time we visited. Cons: only one bathroom. Need to wind through town to get there from the interstate. Entrance is non-obvious, the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Cameron M
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Went there twice as they were very helpful. Lots of helpful brochures and the staff people were full of suggestions.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Bill C
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