Art Galleries in Sacramento, Sacramento (Self Guided)

Sacramento is the ideal city for guests who are fascinated by art. Once a month, all the art galleries stay open late and encourage the community to participate in the Second Saturday Art Walk. On this walking tour, you will witness the most magnificent art galleries in the city.
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Art Galleries in Sacramento Map

Guide Name: Art Galleries in Sacramento
Guide Location: USA » Sacramento (See other walking tours in Sacramento)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 km
Author: Dee
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Axis Gallery

1) Axis Gallery

Axis Gallery is a thought-provoking place for the artists in Sacramento. Here, members and artists have the possibility of selling their works and contributing to a renewal of original creations every month. The Axis Gallery has been active and productive for over 15 years.

Operation hours: Friday - Sunday: 12 pm - 5 pm
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Studio 33 Fine Art Gallery and Studios

2) Studio 33 Fine Art Gallery and Studios

Studio 33 Fine Art Gallery and Studios is characterized by realism, surrealism and impressionism. Kevin Hellon is one of the artists as well as the owner of Studio 33 Fine Art Gallery and Studios. He created numerous works of art that can be admired in many other collections.
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Smith Gallery

3) Smith Gallery

Smith Gallery is one of the greatest galleries in Sacramento. The main theme of the paintings centers upon landscapes and images of Sacramento. One of the artists, Barry Smith, is also the owner of the gallery. Smith Gallery provides quality frames that are ideal for every painting.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 10 am - 7 pm; Saturday: 10:30 am - 6 pm; Sunday: 11 am - 5 pm
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B Sakata Garo

4) B Sakata Garo

B Sakata Garo is one of the finest art galleries in Sacramento. It exhibits the best creations by the best artists. It occupies a large space and is located in the focal point of the artistic community. The collections at B Sakata Garo are truly remarkable.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 12 pm - 6 pm
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Viewpoint Photographic Art Centre

5) Viewpoint Photographic Art Centre

Viewpoint Photographic Art Centre has always exhibited different workshops and has offered a great opportunity for anybody to put their works up for sale. The collections from Viewpoint Photographic Art Centre always span different techniques and styles of photography.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Thursday: 12 pm – 6 pm; Friday - Saturday: 12 pm – 5 pm
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SaraJane & Co.

6) SaraJane & Co.

SaraJane & Co. Is an art gallery located in Sacramento. It offers exhibits for sale as well as jewelry, clothing and accessories created by different artists. SaraJane & Co. hosts parties for the Second Saturday in Sacramento.
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University Art Centre

7) University Art Centre

University Art Centre is located in midtown Sacramento. It is the only place where you can find all your art supplies, from paper and frames to gifts. University Art Centre organizes annual art competitions in order to promote new artists.

Operation hours: Monday - Wednesday, Friday, Saturday: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm; Thursday: 9:30 am - 7 pm; Sunday: 12 pm - 4 pm

Walking Tours in Sacramento, California

Create Your Own Walk in Sacramento

Create Your Own Walk in Sacramento

Creating your own self-guided walk in Sacramento is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Family Entertainment in Sacramento

Family Entertainment in Sacramento

Sacramento is a town where visitors can easily find different attractions and places to have fun. Whether you are with friends or family, this tour guide offers many unique amusement parks and theatres where you can spend time while on vacation. Sign up for the next tour if you want to see the most interesting and attractive places in Sacramento.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.7 km
Museums Walking Tour in Sacramento

Museums Walking Tour in Sacramento

Sacramento is the city where you can visit numerous amazing museums. You can discover here different things that belong to the culture and history of the city. We encourage you to find out about some of the most well-known and impressive museums in the U.S.A.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.1 km
Top Architectural Buildings in Sacramento

Top Architectural Buildings in Sacramento

Sacramento is a city where it is easy to find distinctive architectural buildings. This self-guided city tour will help you discover some of the most valued works of art in town and admire the individuality of their style. Take this tour and you will be captivated by Sacramento's most interesting architectural constructions.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 km
Downtown Orientation Walk

Downtown Orientation Walk

Immortalized by Jack London's famous “There's plenty of gold so I've been told, on the banks of the Sacramento!”, the capital of California is otherwise a quiet historic city sitting at the confluence of the Sacramento and American Rivers. The Old Sacramento district preserves much of the Gold Rush era heritage, including the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad, one of...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 km
Sacramento Churches Walking Tour

Sacramento Churches Walking Tour

This guide will assist you when visiting some of the churches and cathedrals located in Sacramento, California, U.S.A. You are invited to admire the architecture of these buildings which are specific to different religions such as Baptist, Jewish, Russian and Greek orthodox as well as Catholic. Check out the most attractive churches in Sacramento on this self-guided tour.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.5 km
Shopping Walking Tour in Sacramento

Shopping Walking Tour in Sacramento

Experience a unique kind of shopping by visiting the stores and markets in Sacramento. You will discover original products that cannot be found elsewhere in California. You will surely find something for yourself, or as a gift for someone else, or you will just spend some great shopping time. This tour plan offers a view of the most magnificent stores that should not be missed on a tour of...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.0 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Sacramento for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Sacramento has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Sacramento, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.