Bale Grist Mill State Historic Park

  • Site of a water-powered grist mill built in 1846. The mill remained in use until the early 1900s.
  • Includes the site of the first church in the Napa Valley and the Pioneer Cemetery.
  • Location: 3369 N Street, 3 mi. north of St. Helena on Highway 29
  • Mill grounds are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mill buildings are open on weekends only. School tours available by reservation on the first Tuesday of every month, and every Tuesday during April and May, by reservation.
  • Admission: entry fee for the Mill buildings
  • Call (707) 942-4575
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Bothe-Napa Valley State Park

  • Visitors Center provides an overview of the area’s cultural history
  • Native American Garden displays some of the plants important to the first people of this area. Today many of the same plants are used by the Wappo people. A guide for the garden is available by mail or in the Visitors Center.
  • Location: 3801 St. Helena Highway in Calistoga
  • Visitor Center is open weekends from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Call (707) 942-4575
  • Visit

Napa County Museum

  • Areas of interest include Napa County, geography, geology, Wappo Native Americans, Mexican rancho days, pioneers and settlers, Chinese, ranching, farming, viticulture, wine, mining, transportation, and hot spring resorts
  • Location: 55 Presidents Circle, on the grounds of the Veterans Home in Yountville
  • Admission: $4.50 adults, $3.50 students and seniors, $2.50 children 7–17, children under age 7 are free
  • Call (707) 944-0500
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Sharpsteen Museum

  • Features exhibits on the history of upper Napa Valley from prehistory to post-World War I times
  • Location: 1311 Washington Street in Calistoga
  • Open daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Special tours for groups, schools and associations can be arranged in advance.
  • Admission: suggested donation is $3 for adults, children under 12 free
  • Call (707) 942-5911
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