History of Sonoma, Sonoma County and California



Historic Sonoma City Hall

The town of Sonoma is full of interesting historic sites, many of which are on the Plaza or within walking distance. The Sonoma Plaza is an eight-acre park, filled with beautiful trees and pedestrian paths and in the center, sits its historic Sonoma City Hall. Surrounding the Plaza are numerous shops, restaurants and historical sites. The charming small-town character of Sonoma continues to attract travelers and wine enthusiasts from around the world.

Group of people gathered around Bear Flag Revolt statue

On our tours, you will learn more about Sonoma's famous Mission, Bear Flag, Barracks, Railroad, Indians, Immigration, General Vallejo and more.

If you would like more in-depth historical information, please see the links below:

Italian Immigration

Russians in California

Bear Flag Revolt

Spanish Mexican Period

California Gold Rush

Railroads

General Vallejo

Sonoma County History

California History

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