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General M.G. Vallejo Home

Spain Street, Third Street, Sonoma, CA
+1 866-996-1090
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Late 19th Century

We had just visited the Sonoma Mission and our $3 entrance fee included General Vallejo House. At... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim K
via mobile
A self guided tour back to the late 19th century.

A self guided tour back to the late 19th century. A modest walk from the Plaza. Take an hour to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
GeraldP1941
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Los Gatos, California
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Historic home built by General Vallejo in 1850.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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Spain Street, Third Street, Sonoma, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just visited the Sonoma Mission and our $3 entrance fee included General Vallejo House. At the mission they mention it was just three blocks up on the right. This was true, but once you traveled the three blocks you had a long walk...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A self guided tour back to the late 19th century. A modest walk from the Plaza. Take an hour to visit the barn, home and out buildings while learning about the Vallejo family. Entrance fee is included with the Sonoma Mission fee.

Thank GeraldP1941
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The grounds were splendid and the history was interesting. We enjoyed all the photos of the family and notes of their lives.

Thank marysaczarna
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

General Vallejo's house is located a few blocks from the Sonoma main square. It is part of the Mission and Sonoma Barracks historical sites and all three are included in the same admission fee ($3). There wasn't a lot to see there but what was...More

Thank EJW3
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I love trying to visualize how people lived "back then". Mariano Vallejo was important to this entire region and his house shows just how much wealth he accumulated, how he lived, how he farmed and what a visionary he was in certain ways. Thanks, M.G....More

Thank merrittm
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is elaborate but will give you a sense of the historical significance of Sonoma and it's contribution to the early days of California.

Thank MBtexasfoodie
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a beautiful home that is filled with historic items and in the entrance building, there are many great photos and artifacts. The park rangers were very informative and happy to answer questions. The admission to the Mission a few blocks away also covers...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is the second time I've been here. Love to see the way folks lived way way back in time. Lots of photos to show you how things were. You can tour the house and see into the rooms with some of the actual items...More

Thank Peter E
Reviewed 9 October 2016

very interesting historically as the home and family lived in it well before California became a state. Good historical info, clothing, etc.

Thank paul c
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I know most people don't come to Sonoma to see historical sites but this one is very well worth a short detour from the Plaza in downtown Sonoma. The house is very well preserved with period furnishings and artifacts from the Vallejo family who were...More

Thank bccrab
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