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Wells Fargo History Museum Downtown Sacramento

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Beautifully restored Stagecoach

Although this is in the entrance to the bank the stage coach is worth the visit. It's in perfect... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Bobbywin
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McMurray, Pennsylvania
Interesting " the carriage is in mint condition.

Beautiful display of the Wells Fargo carriage. The history is very interesting. You do want to stay... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
joselito1959
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Coral Gables, Florida
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Gold Rush history comes alive inside the magnificent five story atrium of Wells Fargo Center on Capitol Mall. Discover an authentic 1866 Abbot-Downing stagecoach, a working telegraph line, an impressive collection of gold specimens from the nearby...more
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400 Capitol Mall, Wells Fargo Center, Sacramento, CA 95814-4407
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Although this is in the entrance to the bank the stage coach is worth the visit. It's in perfect condition and there are a few things to see in the lobby.

Thank Bobbywin
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The Wells Fargo History Museum has an excellent exhibit of old west memorabilia, stage coaches, mining, etc.

Thank garyak1
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Beautiful display of the Wells Fargo carriage. The history is very interesting. You do want to stay around for a while and look at all the details of the carriage.

Thank joselito1959
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This cavernous lobby boasts some interesting cowboy exhibits. Its glossy granite floor and reflective glass surfaces offer a quick view to the past as you head to the bank or the restaurant or to the offices above. The parking garage is accessible from the side...More

Thank Nathaniel N
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is in the foyer of the Wells Fargo Bank building. It is interesting, but very small. It took me more time to find a parking space to see it than it did for me to see it. It does not have restrooms. Don't make...More

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 8 August 2017

It is in the foyer of the Wells Fargo Bank building and is open when the bank is closed. They have a restored Wells Fargo Express Company stage coach and gold weighing scales and so on. Not an extensive collection or worth going out your...More

Thank Dan834
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I used to have my office in the Wells Fargo Building at 400 Capitol Mall in Sacramento. And this is, quite frankly, the most beautiful office building in Sacramento. You can walk to it from Old Sacramento or from the State Capital Building…they're all really...More

Thank raygay
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Don't blow by this one. This is a rather different "museum" in the bank lobby. The Wells Fargo building lobby is large and the company has put it to good use, staging a small museum right where you walk in. Center stage - a stage...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a small museum in the lobby of the bank. We visited the museum with grandkids, 5 and 8, and we all enjoyed the visit. Displays are well done and informative.

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The "museum" shares the lobby of the Wells Fargo Building on Capitol Mall with one of Sacramento's better restaurants, Il Fornaio. Combining the two makes for a very nice evening. The "museum" is better described as a collection of Old West objects and history. A...More

1  Thank jerry758
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