Saturdays & Sundays from 11am to 3pm – tour at 1pm
Discover what life was like a century or more ago on this innovative dairy ranch. The hour-long tour at 1 pm includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1856 Gothic Revival farm house, 1896 water-powered machine shop, barns and other historic buildings. You can also play Victorian games or bring a picnic to enjoy on the front lawn, visit the farm animals and see what activities are taking place on the ranch this weekend. You may learn about hand quilting, watch blacksmithing or wood stove baking techniques. Event is free; vehicle day-use fee is $10. For more information, please call (831) 426-0505 for more details. Event made possible by Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks, California State Parks volunteers, and California State Parks.