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Sonoma Valley Attractions

Historic Sonoma Plaza

Historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California

Sonoma — Many Moons
Sonoma is an Indian word, meaning "many moons." Author Jack London enhanced this in his novel, "Valley of the Moon," referring to the simple pleasures of country life, written during his stay in Sonoma Valley.

Historic Town Square
Visit Sonoma's beautiful and historic Plaza — site of the Pomo and Miwok Indians' sacred meeting ground, the Bear Flag Revolt and home of California's last mission.



Surrounding the Plaza are numerous restaurants, chic boutiques, jewelry stores, and specialty shops.

Historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California



Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau
707-996-1090
The Bureau operates two Visitor Centers — one in the heart of downtown Sonoma and the other at Cornerstone (directly across from Gloria Ferrer Champagne Cellars and about one mile past the Viansa Winery). Open year-round seven days a week.

Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau in Historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California

Historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California

Bicyclist in historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California

 

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Sonoma State Historic Park
Sonoma State Historic Park, Sonoma, California

Duck Pond at Town Square
Sonoma Duck Pond at Town Square, Sonoma, California


Sonoma Mission & Barracks
Visit the historical Sonoma Mission and Barracks, the nearby home of General Vallejo, and Jack London's Beauty Ranch and Museum in nearby Glen Ellen.

Mission San Francisco Solano
Mission San Francisco Solano, historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California

Historic Mexican Army Barracks
Historic Mexican Army Barracks, Sonoma Barracks, Sonoma, California


Church in Historic Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, California


"2- for-1"
Wine-Tasting Coupons

Stop by the Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau during your visit to pick up special "2-for-1" Wine-Tasting Coupons, brochures, maps, books, and more.

Wear the "I love Sonoma Valley" stick-on label during your visit to Sonoma and get discounts at participating venues — during our last visit, we enjoyed "2-for-1" wine-tasting at a family winery and free toasted garlic bread at one of Sonoma's restaurants.

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