Recent News

  • Sonoma Index-Tribune: “Location of the Missing Sonoma Mission Cemetery”

    The November 15, 2021 issue of The Sonoma Index-Tribune features on its front page an article, “Location of the Missing Sonoma Mission Cemetery.”  Retired historian and archaeologist George McKale’s examination […]

  • Olive Harvest at Vallejo Home

    Park volunteers gathered at the Vallejo Home olive grove the weekend of October 30 for the annual harvest. The olive trees are clones of those that were harvested when General […]

  • Petaluma Adobe Chosen One of Our Most Beautiful Historic Buildings

    The October 22, 2021 issue of the Santa Rosa Press-Democrat has a story on readers choices of the most beautiful buildings in Sonoma County. The Petaluma Adobe was selected as […]

  • A BASKET WEAVER’S JOURNEY LECTURE

    Acclaimed Sonoma County Pomo basket weaver Clint McKay came to the Sonoma Mission Chapel on October 28 to present the last SPParks lecture of 2021.  The rapt  community audience of […]

  • Season Ends for State Park Program at Sonoma Tuesday Market

    The successful summer interpretive program series came to an end at the recent Sonoma’s Tuesday Night Market in the Sonoma Plaza. The goal was to focus on education and experience […]

  • New Sign for Barracks Gift Store

    Thanks to Doug Johnson and Rob Pickett for ordering, finishing and installing this very stylish sign at the store entrance (and thanks to SPParks for paying for it). Elizabeth Caban, […]