Columbia State Historic Park, also known as Columbia Historic District, is a state park unit and National Historic Landmark District preserving historic downtown Columbia, California, United States. It includes almost 30 buildings built during the California Gold Rush, most of which remain today. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1961.To visit Columbia State Historic Park and get the most from your holiday in Columbia, create itinerary details personal to you using our Columbia road trip planner.
Columbia State Historic Park reviews
We came by on the recommendation of a local. There were only a few buildings opened at this time, but a lot of information was available on the walk along the boardwalk. The museum was nice and the.... more »
great experience for the family or adults- step into history here. Kids can dip candles, listen to the blacksmith, sip home brew saspirilla more »
If you are a fan of the old west and pioneering life, this is a must visit destination. They run a preserved historic town from the schoolhouse museum to the jail, general store, station, blacksmith, hotel, etc. And the staff are in traditional clothing of the early gold rush. This is a place to look for antiques, old fashioned candies, and fun for every age. I highly recommend seeing a play, taking the stagecoach, taking high tea, and mining for gold out at the mining shack.
So much history preserved here! Had a great time panning for gold and a tasty lemonade to end the day. I liked that the streets were closed off so I didn’t have to worry about cars with my 2 year old.
Build a tripTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Columbia
Side trips from Columbia
Trips to Columbia State Historic Park by other users
21 days in Sacramento BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Tower Bridge Sacramento History Museum Old Sacramento Waterfront 3 days in Lodi BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Columbia State Historic Park Calaveras Big Trees State Park River Rafting & Tubing 31 days in Merced BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Merced 3 days in Amador County BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Sutter Creek 8 days in Sutter Creek BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Scott Harvey Wines Tasting Room Sutter Creek Wine Tasting Sutter Creek Visitor Center 1 day in Sonora BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Columbia State Historic Park Indigeny Reserve