Madame Tussauds San Francisco is Temporarily Closed!

Madame Tussauds San Francisco is temporarily closed as mandated by Governor Gavin Newsom. We will post information on our website regarding plans for re-opening as it becomes available.

If you have purchased tickets for the dates when we will be closed, you may use these tickets for any future date through December 31, 2020.

For additional questions, please contact info@madametussaudssf.com

Gold discovered at Sutter's Mill

Gold discovered at Sutter's Mill

Sunday, January 24, 2016

On January 24, 1848 a gold nugget was discovered at the site of John Sutter's Mill. The discovery of this nugget is often seen as the opening salvo in the California Gold Rush.