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William Land Park, Sacramento

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William Land Park, frequently referred to as simply "Land Park" is a major city park in Sacramento, California. The park is located between Interstate 5 and State Route 160.

William Land was a pioneer who built the Western Hotel at the NE corner of 2nd and K St in 1875 (California Historical Landmark #601). There is an elementary school named after him. He is buried in a Greek temple mausoleum within East Lawn Memorial Park in Sacramento. William Land was a founder of the East Lawn Memorial.

There are several city attractions located within the park including:

The Sacramento Zoo

Fairytale Town, a park which has play equipment designed to represent articles from various fairy tales and nursery rhymes (there is a small admission fee).

The William Land Golf Course

Funderland, a small park with several carnival like rides primarily for very young children."Land Park" can also refer to the surrounding neighborhood.

Vic's Ice Cream – landmark restaurant in the neighborhood.William Land Park was mentioned in Sir Mix-A-Lot's 1992 rap song "A Rapper's Reputation".

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  • Went here for a walk and had such fun. There was a car show going on and we got to see over 100 cooly done retro vehicles. The park is well shaded so you can walk comfortably even in warmer... 
    Went here for a walk and had such fun. There was a car show going on and we got to see over 100 cooly done retro vehicles. The park is well shaded so you can walk comfortably even in warmer...  more »
  • Took a ride out to Sacramento today if anything just to walk around and see what I could see. This park was my final stop (well really Whole Foods), and it pretty much put me over the top with the... 
    Took a ride out to Sacramento today if anything just to walk around and see what I could see. This park was my final stop (well really Whole Foods), and it pretty much put me over the top with the...  more »

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