Start your Sonoma adventure in Petaluma, the southernmost city in Sonoma County and gateway to Wine Country. The Visitors Center is a short walk from Petaluma’s historic downtown shopping district and the Petaluma River. One of California’s oldest cities, Petaluma’s small town American charm is on display in the numerous iron-front buildings that today, are home to one-of-a-kind boutiques, art galleries and more than a dozen antique stores. And when you’re ready for a break, Petaluma boasts a plethora of award-winning restaurants and cafes serving the best in Wine Country cuisine. No matter where your travels take you in Sonoma County – whether it’s the dramatic coast, majestic redwoods or wine-tasting in the Alexander Valley, let it begin in Petaluma!