The Central Valley Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Central Valley - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

Browse Sights

View All 12

(12 out of 12 results)

Fodor's Choice

Area

View All 43

Fresno 12

Lodi 9

Modesto 5

Visalia 4

Merced 3

Bakersfield 3

Oakdale 2

Hanford 2

Stockton 1

Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park 1

Kernville 1

Show More +
Category

View All 43

Amusement Park/ Water Park 1

Arts/ Performance Venue 1

Farm/ Ranch 2

Festival–Sight 1

Garden/ Arboretum 1

Historic District/ Site 2

House/ Mansion/ Villa 1

Industrial Site/ Mill/ Factory 2

Information Center 1

Museum/ Gallery 12

Nature Preserve/ Wildlife Refuge 2

Neighborhood/ Street 2

Park/ Playground 4

Restaurant–Sight 1

Scenic Drive/ Tour 2

Store/ Shop/ Mall 3

Tour–Sight 1

Winery/ Brewery/ Distillery 7

Zoo/ Aquarium 2

Show More +
Best For

View All 16

Family 12

Advertisement

The Central Valley Sights

Showing 12 out of 12 Results

Filter Results
Clear All Filters

Sort By:

  • Alphabetical
  • Fodor's Choice

Blossom Trail

  • Scenic Drive/Tour

The 62-mile self-guided Blossom Trail driving tour takes in Fresno-area orchards, citrus groves, and vineyards during spring blossom...

Forestiere Underground Gardens

  • Garden/Arboretum

Sicilian immigrant Baldassare Forestiere spent four decades (1906–46) carving out an odd, subterranean realm of rooms, tunnels, grottoes,...

Fresno Art Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

The museum's key permanent collections include pre-Columbian Mesoamerican art, Andean pre-Columbian textiles and artifacts, Japanese...

Fresno Chaffee Zoo

  • Zoo/Aquarium

The zoo's most striking exhibit is its tropical rain forest, where you'll encounter exotic birds along paths and bridges. Elsewhere at...

Kearney Mansion Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

The drive along palm-lined Kearney Boulevard is one of the best reasons to visit the museum, which stands in shaded 225-acre Kearney...

Mennonite Quilt Center

  • Museum/Gallery

Along the Blossom Trail, roughly halfway between Fresno and Visalia, the colorful handiwork of local quilters is on display at the Mennonite...

Meux Home Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

A restored 1889 Victorian, "the Meux" contains furnishings typical of an upper-class household in early Fresno. The house's namesake,...

Millerton Lake State Recreation Area

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

This lake at the top of Friant Dam is a great place for boating, fishing, camping, and summertime swimming. The lake and its surrounding...

Old Town Clovis

  • Neighborhood/Street

The restored brick buildings of a former lumber-industry district now hold antiques shops, art galleries, restaurants, and saloons. At...

Roeding Park

  • Park/Playground

Tree-shaded Roeding Park is a place of respite on hot summer days; it has picnic areas, playgrounds, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, and...

Advertisement