- Our list of the best things to do in Mariposa, California, features the top 33 nearby activities — including 19 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Mariposa, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of Mariposa, CA , followed by 17 popular activities in nearby cities, including Oakhurst and Merced
With opportunities for hiking and camping, Sierra National Forest provides visitors with a scenic view of the surrounding mountains at a high elevation. It has trails that lead visitors through the forest of conifers, near rock structures, and by lakes.
As a former high school auditorium, Mercedes Edwards Theatre was converted into a community theater that puts on performances of Broadway musicals each season. The theater can seat up to 750 people per performance.
A non-profit organization, the Turlock Historical Society operates a museum that showcases exhibits, artifacts, and memorabilia pertaining to local and area history and culture. The museum also hosts a variety of special events.
The Warrior Arena for California State University Stanislaus teams is officially known as the Ed and Bertha Fitzpatrick Arena. The men's and women's basketball teams for the university and the women's volleyball team are home at this large gymnasium.