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Hands on History: The Donner Party and Westward Migration
Early in California’s history, wagon travel across the Sierra Nevada was a dangerous proposition and more than 80 emigrants became trapped in the Sierra snows during the winter of 1846-47. The group is now known as the Donner Party, but they were many different families and individuals. Sutter’s Fort was their destination and became their only hope of survival.
As part of the next Hands on History event, Sutter’s Fort guests will have the opportunity to learn fascinating details and gainView more
Youth (Age 6-17) $5
Children (Age 5 and under) Free
Contact: (916) 445-4422
2701 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95816