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Lachryma Montis

Lachryma Montis Review

General Mariano G. Vallejo commissioned this 1852 Victorian Gothic home that sits on several serene acres a few blocks west of Sonoma Plaza. It's a great place to picnic amid enormous cacti and learn about one of the region's early VIPs. The home blends Mexican and American styles and has opulent furnishings, including white-marble fireplaces and a French rosewood piano. Another building holds a small museum. Occasional weekend tours are conducted by docents.

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  • Address: W. Spain St., at 3rd St. W Sonoma, CA 95476 | Map It
  • Phone: 707/938–9559
  • Cost: $3, including same-day admission to Sonoma Mission
  • Hours: Fri.–Wed. 10–5
  • Location: Sonoma
Updated: 03-11-2013

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