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Cooper-Molera Adobe

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Cooper-Molera Adoba another historic moment

Not really open on this day as they prepared for the holiday Adobe lights. But, the gift shop was... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2016
northernk
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Phoenix, Arizona
Take the tour.

Take the $5.00 tour and you will learn a lot about the Adobe construction. The early history of... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2015
TimSamsTravelUSA
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Savannah, Georgia
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Jul 30, 2018
“CLOSED for renovations until Dec 2018”
Jul 23, 2018
“Renovations are beautiful”
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Step back into the life and times of the 19th century when visiting this historic home and gardens dating back to the 1800s.
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525 Polk St, Monterey, CA 93940-2809
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Only open for private functions, as closed for extensive renovations until Dec 2018. We assume the person who reviewed the restored barns a week ago had access as part of a private trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Hull_is_great
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The newly renovated Barns and grounds at Cooper-Molera are beautiful. Events by Classic Group hosts the events here and does the catering, and they did a phenomenal job for our event.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank AviG54
Reviewed December 21, 2017

OUTSTANDING place to visit to see what it was like downtown years ago.There were goats and chickens enjoying life. You've got to see this flash-back in time.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

This very old adobe is a National Trust property that is undergoing extensive work, some of it seismic retrofitting. Expect it to reopen later in 2017, per the signage

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank GeorgePortland_OR
Reviewed October 2, 2016

The historic adobe and grounds are closed (prob thru 2016) as it is undergoing renovation. The facility will be a shared use property when it opens; mixing commercial restaurant/store and the house museum. The non-profit store that was in the building has moved to the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed January 21, 2016

Not really open on this day as they prepared for the holiday Adobe lights. But, the gift shop was and we could take a look around back... it is nicely preserved and restored.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank northernk
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Take the $5.00 tour and you will learn a lot about the Adobe construction. The early history of California and the richest person in the United States at the time.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank TimSamsTravelUSA
Reviewed July 14, 2015

cool cabin on the walk to the bluffs and headlands of Andrew Molera. cool to see this old cabin that etched its place in history along the ca coast of Big Sur. not much more than a quick 5-10 min of exploring but all the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Dooz85
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Take the walking tour that includes the Cooper-Molera Adobe. You will be very happy you did! Perhaps not a choice if you have young children who will tire of such recreation easily. Do all of the historical adobe tours you can fit in. Well worth...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank Bartholomew2
Reviewed April 11, 2013

Many people do not know about the Californio days which were between the mission days and California statehood. Visiting this Adobe will give insights to this time.

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank RosalieG3
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