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General M.G. Vallejo Home

Spain Street, Third Street, Sonoma, CA
+1 866-996-1090
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Historical site

Lovely to see history up close. The turtles in the pool were a real bonus. Very informative guys in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Billy_WizzKent
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North West England, United Kingdom
Interesting Visit

The Vallejo home is included in the admission to the Sonoma mission so I decided to stop by on my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lirwin13
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Beverly, Massachusetts
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Historic home built by General Vallejo in 1850.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
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Spain Street, Third Street, Sonoma, CA
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely to see history up close. The turtles in the pool were a real bonus. Very informative guys in the ticket room too,

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vallejo home is included in the admission to the Sonoma mission so I decided to stop by on my way out of town. The home is interesting to see, especially the small cottage on the hillside. The woman working on the day I visited...More

Thank lirwin13
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Reviewed 1 week ago

General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo Home in Sonoma provide us a view of the life of wealthy California inhabitants in XIX Century. Vallejo was not only a wealthy, but a political important figure in his time. However, for mexicans he still is considered a traitor. A...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One element of the California State Parks here in Sonoma, so rich in early California History and part of the combined admission fee of $3.00

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The title sounds worse than I mean -- it is a 19th century house of a major figure in Sonoma history. There is nothing special about it but it is an interesting 19th C house, well maintained. For $3 (this is part of a historical...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I teach 4th grade in California and Mariano Vallejo is one of the historical figures I teach about year-after-year, which is why I was so excited to visit his estate. Buying a $3 adult/$2 child ticket to this place also includes entry to Mission S.F....More

Thank irsh21
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

A California soldier, politician and land grant holder, Gen Vallejo guided California's independence from Spain and helped to lead California's early years in the US. His home in Sonoma at the feet of the Mayacamas Mountains is sited at an historic spring. The Victorian home,...More

Thank 14hannon
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to stretch your legs and get a historic look at early Mexican California life. There is a lot of walking and some stairs but it's a gentle path and stairway. There were not any other tourists while we were there...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We returned for a visit to General M.G. Vallejo Home. This is an interesting home of a former Mexican governor to visit in the town of Sonoma. We visited in December.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Lovely European style home at the foot of the hills. One of the many tourist attractions in the town of Sonoma.

Thank Gamine1949
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