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Sonoma Train Town is 4 miles of railroad track reduced to quarter scale. Besides the miniature train ride, there are other attractions such as carousal and airplane rides. Parking and entry is free. Inside, refreshments and restrooms are available too.
The beautiful Petaluma Adobe State Historic Park is home to one of the largest historical adobe structures in California. Formerly a working ranch funded by the Mexican government, today the park is a popular destination for tourists and local history buffs.
Home to a six-acre cornfield maze once featured on Letterman, G&M Farms is a popular location for nature enthusiasts of all ages. Exploring the maze, viewing the native animals, and picking pumpkins from the patch are among the popular activities.
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A large winery that features expansive indoor and outdoor event spaces, the Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery offers an array of wines for tastings and purchase. The winery also hosts weddings and special events.
Dedicated to the German winemaking tradition, Sonoma's Gundlach Bundschu Winery produces small batches of premium wine. Its most popular varieties include Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, Zinfandel, Eiswein, Riesling and Gewurztraminer.
The 350-acre Artesa Winery is a family-owned business that produces wines in the Spanish tradition. Its best-selling wines include Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon. The winery has a large visitors center that includes an art gallery.
Marymeade Park is a small, quiet park with two play structures along with a rocky water fountain area where children can play with sand and water. Other attractions include picnic tables, large grass areas for picnics, barbeques pits and restrooms.
For a unique brewing experience built on ancient tradition, the Rabbit's Foot Meadery features hand produced, award winning meads (honey wines), cysers (hard apple and honey ciders), and braggots (honey ales). Guests can visit the tasting room for samples.