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Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park

3325 Adobe Rd., Petaluma, CA
+1 707-762-4871
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Interesting

It is a very interesting place to know better the local history. Although there is not so many... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Anderson T
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Sao Paulo, SP
History of California and Petaluma

This adobe fortress is an interesting place to absorb the history of Petaluma, Sonoma, and... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2016
JuliLnWaltL
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Massachusetts
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3325 Adobe Rd., Petaluma, CA
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a very interesting place to know better the local history. Although there is not so many things to see (it is small).

Thank Anderson T
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This adobe fortress is an interesting place to absorb the history of Petaluma, Sonoma, and California. The self-guided tour lets one take the time you want/need to see the exhibits. Well worth the small cost.

Thank JuliLnWaltL
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I actually went to see a performance of Romeo and Juliet at Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park. It was the first time I had been to the park, even though I've lived in Petaluma nearly twenty years. I was pleasantly surprised at how clean and...More

Thank DeniseKramer
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I had driven by this park a hundred times on the way to Green String Farm, and finally I went there, persuaded by a friend. It was a Sunday but there was a ranger on duty who collected the $3 fee (good also for a...More

Thank james p
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We found this by accident after visiting the barracks in Sonoma. Can't beat the price--$3 for all three historical parks. Self guided tour but such an interesting part of CA history. Got to see a rehearsal of Romeo & Juliet as a bonus.

Thank Danna W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place give you a bit of local history in a manageable, bite-sized visit. It is hard to believe people lived comfortably here during the time that Vallejo controlled this area. We have taken visitors here several times to get a peek into the Old...More

Thank Nanahannahbanana
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This is an incredible bargain at $3 per adult -- and the admission fee also gives you entrance to two associated sites in Sonoma (very nearby) as well, though we didn't visit those, we started too late in the day. It's a little tricky getting...More

Thank Beakertroyd
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a nearby place with some shade to take a walk last Sunday and found this park. Lots of shade trees and a little seasonal stream. Interesting to learn about the history of Petaluma and see old photos. Huge, impressive hedge of...More

Thank 102bonniepeterson
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Just outside of Petaluma, is a quiet place to visit. Three dollars to visit and interesting. Each room has a display of the artifacts, spent around an hour and a half. If you have the time visit. Also, the ticket gets you into other parks...More

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 15 March 2016

In California 4th grade students study the state's history. For those living in the San Francisco Bay area, a visit to General Vallejo's home in Petaluma is a very good place to see what living conditions were like in the early 1800's. The Adobe served...More

Thank JAM747
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