Tours led by youth from Tomales Bay Youth Center and adult volunteers under the guidance of local historians from the Jack Mason Museum of West Marin History
The Historic Walking Tour
We offer historical tours of the downtown Point Reyes Station area every Saturday during the Farmer's Market season starting at 10am. Tours run over an hour, averaging 75minutes.
Tours begin at little blue Visitor's Center next to the historic Grandi building. The tour moves down A Street toward the wetlands, then we venture down some back streets of Point Reyes Station. Explore the route you'll be taking which includes main streets with our interactive map.
We will be providing the an historical overview, focussing on the period of significance 1871-1933 . . .
"This is a very informative tour--locals and visitors are all sure to enjoy it!
"Great to see youth so informed and interested in history."
Note! Tour for October 14th cancelled due to poor air quality--please take care as we hope for an end to the fires!
Reserve a Spot--
Currently tickets are only available for purchase at the Point Reyes Farmer's Market--just find our booth every week from 9am–tour time!
Tickets are sold on a first come first serve basis, unless you use our online service below. (If you reserve a spot, please come to the Farmers Market and pay for your ticket by 9:45 the day of your tour.)
- Ticket price--adults $10 and children under 12 are free.
The Point Reyes Station Historic Walking Tours are one-hour tours, which take participants down A Street and some back streets, led by youths from West Marin School and adult volunteers under the guidance of local historian Dewey Livingston. Local geography, prehistory and the development of the town by ranchers and railroaders are some of the many interesting topics and stories covered
The tours start at the West Marin Chamber of Commerce kiosk next to the Grandi Building, and are offered Saturdays at 10 am. Participants are limited to ten people on a first-come, first-serve basis. A $10 donation (children under 12 free) is requested. For more information, call Madeline Hope: (415) 446-8587.