Petaluma Adobe - Living History Day

Park: Petaluma Adobe SHP

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Step Back in Time at the Petaluma Adobe

State Parks commemorates 150 years and invites you to celebrate the Petaluma Adobe
Living History Day. The event means family fun as the 1840's Mexican California era comes
to life outside the two story adobe walls of a rancho headquarters. All visitors are welcome to
meet the vaqueros, traders, cooks, crafts men and women, and others who lived in Old

Saturday, May 10th, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., visitors will have the opportunity to
experience the activity and color of living history volunteers adorned in beautiful authentic
clothing demonstrate old crafts and present entertaining historical skits that reveal the stories of
the past. Have fun learning basket weaving and candle making techniques. Visitors should
dress appropriately for being out of doors. Bring your picnic lunch, spread a blanket, relax and
enjoy the spring vista and glimpse into another time at this fascinating state park. Drink and
food concessions are not available in the park.

Admission for adults (age 17 and older) is $3.00, children (age 6 to 16) is $2.00, 5 and under
enter free.

Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park is located at 3325 Adobe Road, Petaluma, CA 94954.
Follow brown "Petaluma Adobe State Park" signs from Hwy. 101 and 116 to Casa Grande
Road and Adobe Road. The park is located on Adobe Road between Casa Grande Road and
Frates Road.

California State Parks, in cooperation with the Sonoma-Petaluma State Historic Parks
Association, presents the Petaluma Adobe Living History Program.
For more information contact: Ranger Crystal Shoaf at 707-762-4871

California State Parks supports equal access. Prior to arrival, visitors with disabilities who need
assistance should contact the park at the phone number listed below.
Petaluma Adobe SHP 707-762-4871

Flyer: Petaluma Adobe - Living History Day

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Event Dates

Saturday, May 10, 2014