Start your Sonoma adventure in Petaluma, the southernmost city in Sonoma County and gateway to Wine Country. Located in the yellow Historic Train Depot built in 1914, the Visitors Center friendly and knowledgeable staff are ready to welcome you seven days a week from 9am to 5pm on weekdays and 10am to 4pm on weekends.
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!