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Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park

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Address: 3325 Adobe Rd., Petaluma, CA
Phone Number: 7077624871
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Very interesting to see the history

The grounds are beautiful and full of history. Well worth the $3 entry fee. We were able to chat with a docent at the end of our self-guided tour where we followed a map. They had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2014
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Roseville, California, United States
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Petaluma, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It was fascinating to see how everyone lived in the prairie days. Wonderful if you aren't disabled. No elevator and difficult to walk in the dirt around buildings.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The is a low-key stopover in Petaluma. Knowing that Vallejo lived here during the early days of California is the main attraction. There are some historical exhibits within the Adobe, a low-budget pamphlet/map to help you do your self-guided tour, and a nice collection of furnishings to give you a feel for what it looked like "back in the day."... More 

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Sonoma, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

You know you grew up in Petaluma when this is where you went on a 3rd grade field trip. Old me loved the place. New me loves the dances at the place now. When you go there, you can learn a lot about architecture of the time. After learning about brick creation (stick with me, it isn't as boring as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This turned out to be way better than I thought it would be! The Adobe is HUGE! None of us had ever seen one of this size so we were all very impressed, including the kids. The grounds are well taken care of, as is the adobe. We were there for about 90 minutes and read all the information about... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

if your passing through or Staying in Petaluma and want too see some of California's old Spanish History, check out the old Adobe

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This one of the best standing examples of early Ca. mission adobe building to visit. A must see for anyone living in the area or visiting that is interested in Ca history.

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Bainbridge Island, WA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We dropped by the Adobe last week just to check it out. There is lots of information about the history of the Sonoma Valley and early Petaluma, CA. The Adobe was built right around the time that California became a state. You really get an excellent idea of what ranch life was around that time, since the Adobe has been... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Much more interesting than expected, good self-guided tour documentation, very informative, good value for money

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Roseville, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The grounds are beautiful and full of history. Well worth the $3 entry fee. We were able to chat with a docent at the end of our self-guided tour where we followed a map. They had over 28,000 head of cattle at one point and used the hide for shoes, bedding and clothing. I am so glad I didn't live... More 

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Carlisle, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Very short walk, alongside a massive fence of prickly pear cactus, leads to a walkable, inspectable historic house with great museum exhibits and displays (don't miss the large rooms on the second floor). No elevators, but accessible path to ground floor of building over small bridge. We saw two student groups learning how to make candles and cook traditional food... More 

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Additional Information about Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park

Address: 3325 Adobe Rd., Petaluma, CA
Phone Number: 7077624871
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Petaluma
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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