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Guided Tour of Petaluma’s “A” Street Historic District

Petaluma Historical Museum

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Sunday May 28, 2023

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


On this tour you will take a look at different architectural styles of buildings, learn about early women property owners, experience a close up look at an early mixed use neighborhood and hear stories of the people, churches, schools and business located in this single block of the “A” Street Historic District.

Who was Judge Cavanaugh and what is so special about the Cavanaugh Inn Home?

How many homes were owned by women in the 1800’s and early 1900’s?

Come learn the impact the McNear family had on this neighborhood and why a woman donated the land for the Petaluma Woman’s Club.Around every turn you will be amazed at the richness of the people and places in this unique block of Petaluma.

Join our costumed docents to get a closer look and leave delighted with wonderful stories to share with friends.