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Explore Sonoma County’s history, with a trip to the town of Sonoma, home to Mission San Francisco Solano, the last Spanish-Mexican mission built in California.

Sonoma State Historic Park preserves the mission and the Sonoma Barracks, as well as the nearby historic home of General Vallejo and other sites. Sonoma was the site of the Bear Flag Revolt, when Californians declared their independence from Mexico.

Sonoma is also home to Buena Vista Winery, California’s oldest winery, and Gundlach-Bundschu, the state’s oldest, continually operating family winery.

Today, history walks in tandem with current times. Modern winemaking techniques are tucked away in buildings that were state of the art nearly a century ago, and wine tasting opportunities abound.

Shops, tasting rooms, restaurants, bakeries, and a historic theater line the streets around the Sonoma Plaza – an eight-acre town square, the largest in California. Venture beyond downtown to explore brew pubs, more shopping, art galleries, and more. 

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Picazo Cafe Photo
19100 Arnold Drive, Sonoma, CA 95476

"Love People... Cook them tasty food." At Picazo Cafe, we believe that food should be comforting, affordable, conscious and of course...Tasty. We invite you to come and join us, hang out in our…

Williams-Sonoma on Broadway in Sonoma Photo
599 Broadway, Sonoma, CA 95476

Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of home furnishings and gourmet cookware in the United States. Our brands are among the best known and most-respected in the…

Westerbeke Ranch Photo
2300 Grove Street, Sonoma, CA 95476

Weddings, Family Reunions, Birthdays… Whatever event you’re planning, we will make sure it’s special! We provide the perfect setting to complement and enhance the perfect event. Far from the hustle…

Sonoma Market Photo
500 W. Napa St., Suite 550, Sonoma, CA 95476

If you're looking for a great place to pick up a picnic lunch, a quick breakfast or a prepared gourmet dinner, search no more! If you're looking for high-quality meats, fresh produce, fine wine,…

The Maysonnave House & Gardens Photo
291 First Street E., Sonoma, CA 95476

Built in 1910 by one of the founding fathers of Sonoma wine, the Maysonnave House now serves as a private event venue that can host celebrations for up to 100 guests.Rich in history, the Maysonnave…

Dunstan Wines from the Durell Vineyard Photo
Contact us directly, Sonoma, CA 95476

Dunstan makes two wines from one place: Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from the renowned Durell Vineyard. The grapes for Dunstan come from the eight-and-a-half acre Ranch House Block alongside our home on…