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Address: 1185 Pacific Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone Number: 805-543-0638
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Beautiful gardens

Not terribly large and only open on Fridays and Sundays, this is a beautiful garden and small original Adobe house. Friendly and informative docents. They had noon talk in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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Park City, Utah
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Not terribly large and only open on Fridays and Sundays, this is a beautiful garden and small original Adobe house. Friendly and informative docents. They had noon talk in the garden the day I visited about drought-tolerant plants.

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Thousand Oaks, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Looks like it was a beautiful place to visit. I checked the website in November and did not notice that it was closed in December. Nice walk over to see it through the gate.

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Salem, Oregon, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We had a private tour of the adobe and gardens led by staff from the historical society. Very interesting history of a middle class family from the mid 1800s to early 1900s who occupied this building in the center of town. Well worth the $10 and very enjoyable.

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Central Coast, California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Who knew? I have lived on the Central Coast for years and never knew this was here! It's fun to discover a treasure in your own backyard. Our family visited one Friday afternoon and enjoyed the tranquil charm of the place. The gardens and landscaping are a refreshing combination of huge old trees and plantings along with newer ones with... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Wander through the gates of the old adobe and you'll feel as though you've stepped back into early California. The adobe is in great, nearly original condition (looks like they just got a new shingled roof), and the gardens surrounding the adobe are charming, bountiful, and beautifully maintained. Some of the trees in the garden were planted by the Dallidet... More 

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Los Altos, California
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87 reviews 87 reviews
17 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Tranquil little garden. The train depot is very cute and worth reading the history boards. It's a small property and the house has very limited hours.

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Northern California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Very limited hours that it is open. Very good docent explained the history of the Dallidet family and its relationship to the city of SLO.

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Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

What a beautiful hidden gem right in the center of San Luis Obispo! We were in the gardens to attend a late afternoon early evening wedding. It is a fabulous place for a wedding or other function. The grounds are well kept and easily acessible. There were restrooms which were very clean also. It is a quaint quiet retreat if... More 

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Buena Park, California
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191 reviews 191 reviews
81 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I got here Sunday at 2pm and it was closed. A couple walked up and said that they have tried to visit several times, but it was always closed even during the hours it's supposed to be open. My daughters and I walked around the perimeter and were able to see parts of the garden and an old street car... More 

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Colts Neck, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

We had an hour to kill and was glad that we found this nice little "secret garden" and re-lived the history a bit.... very quaint.

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Address: Address: 1185 Pacific Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone Number: 805-543-0638
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo

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