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...
Docent Spotlight: Geri Royer

Docent Spotlight: Geri Royer

Geri Royer has been a docent at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP) since 1987 and has volunteered over 12,080 hours of service at the park! Get to know more about your docents and volunteers at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park…

A Simple Emigrant Christmas

A Simple Emigrant Christmas

Visit Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park and enjoy a very festive Hands on History event, Simple Emigrant Christmas! At this annual event, visitors will step back in time to the 1850s to enjoy festive holiday traditions from early in California’s history when people...
Demonstration Day

Demonstration Day

This year, California State Parks will host several Demonstration Days at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP). These family-friendly events provide a fun opportunity to take a self-guided tour of Sutter’s Fort SHP and interact with talented docents and...
Demonstration Day

Demonstration Day

This year, California State Parks will host several Demonstration Days at Sutter’s Fort State Historic Park (SHP). These family-friendly events provide a fun opportunity to take a self-guided tour of Sutter’s Fort SHP and interact with talented docents at...