Share the Love: Send a Message of Thanks

Share the Love: Send a Message of Thanks

Last year 93 docents and volunteers donated over 13,055 hours of service to at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP). The commitment of these hard-working docents and volunteers helps enrich the experience of over 100,000 guests that visit Sutter’s Fort...
Letters From the Fans

Letters From the Fans

Every year, students from across the state help transform Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) into a frontier setting of life, laughter, and excitement. While many of the over 50,000 school children that visit the park annually are here for only a short...
Candlelight Tours at Sutter’s Fort

Candlelight Tours at Sutter’s Fort

Once a year, the popular Sutter’s Fort Candlelight Tours offer a unique experience for visitors to “eavesdrop” on inhabitants of Fort rooms as they gossip about their neighbors and comment on the current events of 1846. A behind the scenes look at the faces of those...
Demonstration Day

Demonstration Day

Activities vary on Demonstration Days, but may include guided tours, cooperage, candle dipping, blacksmithing, black powder, cooking, backing, weaving, scavenger hunts, and more. Admission cost is $7.00 adults, $5.00 for youth, and children (5 & under) are free....
Frontier Farm to Fork

Frontier Farm to Fork

This engaging Hands on History event encourages visitors to discover the true gold of California – agriculture! In 1840s California, people lived farm to fork. They ate food grown, harvested, raised, hunted, and processed where they lived. This month, Friends of...