Sacramento Capitol Building

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COVID-19 Update

Please note: this Scavenger Hunt takes place inside the California State Capitol Museum. The museum is temporarily closed to protect park staff, volunteers, and visitors from exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19). This scavenger hunt will not be playable until the museum reopens.

We’ll keep this site updated frequently, but you can check whether the museum is open by visiting the museum website.


  • The scavenger hunt leads you on a guided tour of the California State Capitol building in Sacramento. Learn California’s history, see beautiful artwork and architecture.
  • You and your team solve 20 fun puzzles and challenges along the way.
  • Great for families, couples, or corporate team building.
  • Takes about an hour and a half to complete with about a mile of walking.
  • $49 covers your whole team (2 to 6 people recommended).
  • More than 6 people? Buy one scavenger hunt per team – still just $49 per team of up to 6. Race each other to the finish, or for the highest score.

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Points of Interest Along the Way

  • California Art Collection
  • Capitol Rotunda
  • California County Exhibits
  • Governor Portraits
  • Hidden secrets in the Capitol building

How to Play

  • Add this scavenger hunt to your cart and complete checkout.
  • Plan your visit to the Capitol building. Admission is free. Open weekdays 7:30 to 6pm. Weekends 9am to 5pm. Make sure you allow about 2 hours to finish the scavenger hunt before they close! Check hours and schedule at the Capitol Museum website.
  • When you’re ready to begin the scavenger hunt, start inside the Capitol Building in the central hallway in Downtown Sacramento.
  • Once you’re at the starting location, log in to your account using the email address and password you entered when buying the scavenger hunt.
  • The scavenger hunt content will be available on this page, and under the My Account section on the menu.
  • If you’re playing with more than 4 or 5 people, we recommend having a captain of each team complete these steps to create their account for the team.

What to Bring

  • Required: A fully-charged smartphone or other device with Internet connection to get the questions and submit your answers as you complete the scavenger hunt
  • Paper, pencil or pens to take notes and solve puzzles
  • Water bottle and comfortable shoes for walking