Buena Vista Winery and Vineyards

California State Historic Landmark 392

Plaque exists. Site exists. Landmark location.

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#392 Buena Vista Winery and Vineyards
Birthplace of California wine. Founded in 1857 by Colonel Agoston Haraszthy, father of the state's wine industry. Limestone tunnels were dug into the hillside and vineyards were also established. Haraszthy toured Europe in 1861 to gather the cuttings that developed California's wine industry.

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18000 Old Winery Rd, 2 mi NE of Sonoma.

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