Sacramento and the Gold Country Sights

Hangtown's Gold Bug Park & Mine

  • 2635 Goldbug La. Map It
  • Placerville
  • Mine

Published 11/12/2015

Fodor's Review

Take a self-guided tour of this fully lighted mine shaft owned by the City of Placerville. The worthwhile audio tour (included) makes clear what you're seeing. A shaded stream runs through the park, and there are picnic facilities.

Sight Information


2635 Goldbug La., off Bedford Ave., 1 mile off U.S. 50, Placerville, California, 95667, United States

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Sight Details:

  • Park free; mine tour $6
  • Apr.–Oct., daily 10–4; Nov.–Mar., weekends noon–4

Published 11/12/2015


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