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The San Mateo County History Museum, housed in the old County Courthouse, offers visitors an opportunity to discover the San Francisco Peninsula's colorful past from the original Native American inhabitants of yesterday to the Silicon Valley innovato... more
Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) Planetarium image
The planetarium will remain closed until Summer 2019 at minimum. No date has been set to reopen the facility. With a dome 40 feet in diameter and 27 feet high, the Planetarium is the largest space science facility in the California Community Coll... more
The Sea Lion Center is a division of bay.org, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit with the mission to protect, restore and inspire conservation of San Francisco Bay and its watershed, from the Sierra to the sea.  We offer free interpretive programs to co... more
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Hurricane Harbor Concord is thrilled to welcome to our waterpark guests from all around the Bay Area and beyond. Hurricane Harbor is the entertainment hub for families and kids of all ages. With more rides and attractions than any other water park i... more
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Sonoma Raceway is located 30 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco and serves as the gateway to the beautiful Sonoma Wine Country. The track hosts several nationally televised events. Sonoma Raceway is a year-round motorsports c... more
Peep at Saturn and galaxies.   Sonoma State Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Sonoma State University. more
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The SS JEREMIAH O'BRIEN is one of two remaining fully functional Liberty ships of the 2,710 built and launched during WWII. The O'BRIEN has the distinction of being the last unaltered Liberty ship and remains historically accurate. Moored at Pier 45,... more
John Steinbeck’s birthplace and boyhood home is a restored Queen Anne style Victorian built in 1897.  The Steinbeck family purchased the home in 1900 and raised their family there.  It was purchased by The Valley Guild in 1973.  ... more
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Our fleet of American-made boats includes rowboats, electric boats, and pedal boats that seat from one to four boaters. All motorboats, including the support boat, are electric powered and silently glide across the serene waters of Stow Lake. The... more
An 18-hole miniature golf course, arcade, food and drink (beer and wine included), a slot car track, pool tables, and two party rooms. more
An 18-hole miniature golf course, arcade, food and drink (beer and wine included), and party rooms. more
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The American Bookbinders Museum is the only museum of its kind in North America, celebrating and exploring the culture and tools of bookbinding, from its earliest forms to the changes and innovations of the industrial revolution. more
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The Bay Model Visitor Center in Sausalito is a fully accessible education center administered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers which hosts a working hydraulic model of the San Francisco Bay and Sacramento - San Joaquin River Delta System. The m... more
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OPEN FOR LOTS OF THRILLING FUN! Great for parties, get-togethers, office outings, youth groups, fundraisers, church groups and all family fun. Ride the 7D Dark Ride Experience, The Flyer--San Francisco Soaring & Wings Across America, as well as s... more
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The fascinating and inspiring story of Walt Disney, whose artistry, imagination and vision helped define 20th-century America, has been brought to life at The Walt Disney Family Museum in the Presidio of San Francisco. The Museum illuminates Walt Dis... more
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The aircraft carrier USS Hornet is a national treasure, having participated in two of the greatest events of the 20th century — World War II and the Apollo 11 manned space mission when the first humans in the history of mankind set foot upon th... more
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The USS Pampanito (SS-383) is a World War II Balao class Fleet submarine museum and memorial that is open for visitors daily at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. The Pampanito made six patrols in the Pacific during World War II during which she san... more
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Water World Swim has been offering open water swimming events and programs for over 15 years. They host weekly workouts at Aquatic Park and Crissy Field, Alcatraz crossings and clinics, annual bay races, and more. Each swim is organized and guided by... more
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This historic 160-room Victorian mansion was built by Sarah Winchester, heiress to the Winchester Rifle fortune. The many oddities gave the house its name. Here are the Winchester Mystery House tour details. Garden Tour The Winchester Estate... more