The Top 3 Interestingly Fun Things to Do in Jackson CA!

Aug 22, 2014
things to do in jackson

Looking for some fun things to do during your stay in Jackson? When staying in Amador County, there are plenty of family friendly things to do all over the city. To make things a little easier, here are just a few examples of things to do while you’re here.

To start things off, take a little trip back into time with a visit to the Amador County Museum. The museum is located in a 15 room home that was constructed all the way back in 1854. A visit to the museum will show you many fascinating artifacts and various items that are from Amador County’s early days. Other things to see is the Gold History Exhibit, a Victorian bedroom and parlor set up, fashions of the past exhibit, a collection of Chinese American artifacts and more!

Do you love Sherlock Holmes? Have an affinity for mysteries? Or how about a love of the Victorian era? If so, make your way down to Baker Street West – an incredible space for all things Sherlock. Here, you can find a reproduction of Sherlock and Watson’s well-known sitting room located at 221B Baker Street. Right next-door is the Sola Luna Lounge, a Victorian parlor with a cozy space for gatherings or private parties. Get excited for events that are currently still in the works, such as the Dinner Mystery Theatre that is themed around Sherlock and Victorian London. Other events include parlor nights with famous Victorian authors and characters like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker, Marie Curie, H. G. Wells, Charles Dickens, Sigmund Freud, Mr. Watson,Mrs. Hudson and of course, Sherlock Holmes.

poor mans bronze

A unique stop to consider making is a visit to Poor Man’s Bronze, a company that makes statues and yard art from recycled materials. They use a variety of materials such as clay, rock art, wood art, sheet metal and much more. Though they offer all kinds of statues and yard art, their specialty is in animal statues made from aluminum, scrap metal art, recycled garden décor, wooden sculptures, metal art sculptures and junk metal art, just to name a few. If you are looking to decorate your yard, a visit to Poor Man’s Bronze might be just the thing that you need!