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3 Best Landmarks in Fresno, CA

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in Fresno, California. All of our landmarks actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

MEUX HOME MUSEUM

1007 R Street, Fresno, CA 93721 DIRECTIONS

Since 1888

Here’s The Deal:
'Meux Home Museum' is an elegant 1800s Victorian mansion with period furnishings, a scenic garden, and guided tours. The museum is a tribute to the architecture and hospitality of gothic Victorians. The museum contains a 16-room Victorian mansion of Thomas Richard Meux. The house's exterior uses columns, cornices, string courses, corbels, scrolls, fans, stained and cut glass. All lighting fixtures are great examples of effective gas light systems during the latter part of the 19th and early 20th centuries. You can enjoy the house's guided tour and walk through the beautiful garden. Visitors can take trips from 45 minutes to 1 hour and see all the finest artwork, architecture, and more from the Victorian era. It affords children four and under are free.

SPECIALTY:
Family Events, Virtual Tours, Special Occasion Rentals, Tour, Private Event, Historical Places, Groups and School Tours, Docents, Kids Programs, Weddings, Live Music, Victorian Craft Demonstrators & Educator Resources

Price: Admission:
Adults - $10
Children (Ages 5-16) - $5

[email protected]

meuxhomemuseum.org

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Fri- Sun: 12pm - 3pm
Mon-Thu: Closed

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KEARNEY MANSION MUSEUM

7160 West Kearney Boulevard, Fresno, CA 93706 DIRECTIONS

Since 1892

Here’s The Deal:
Kearney Mansion Museum is the 1903 residence of ranch manager M. Theo Kearney, furnished with period pieces. The museum contains two houses, one primary residence and the quarters of adjacent servants. The two buildings are constructed in the French Renaissance style, replicated by using local materials and the use of Victorian stock moldings. It offers educational opportunities for the community through excellence in events, exhibits, and the use of its collections. The Kearney historical site for a guided tour provides a look into the life and times of the San Joaquin valley's farming origins. It offers complimentary entry for members of historical society and children under the age of 3.

SPECIALTY:
Guided Tours, Historical Places, Architectural Buildings, Picnic Areas, Public Tours & Shops

Price: Adults: $10
Seniors/Children 5 to 12 years: $8

[email protected]

valleyhistory.org/visit

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Fri-Sun: 1pm - 3pm Mon-Tue: Closed

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FAC WATER TOWER

2444 Fresno Street, Fresno, CA 93721 DIRECTIONS

Since 1894

Here’s The Deal:
FAC Water Tower is a historic water tower in Fresno, California. The Water Tower is 109 feet high, with a storage capacity of 250,000 gallons in the tank. The tower was designed by George Washington Maher. It also has an inner wall about two feet thick and an outer wall about fourteen inches wide. Today, the water tower remains the most recognizable and lasting emblem of Fresno's architecture. The shop offers a unique shopping experience featuring local artists producing fine arts, crafts, and literature, all at affordable rates.

SPECIALTY:
Shop, Guided Tour, Observation Deck, Industrial Parties, Meeting, Museums, Collections, Group Events, Aerial View, Historical Building, Education Programs & Camp

facebook.com/facwatertower

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Tue-Fri: 10am - 4pm
Mon, Sat & Sun: Closed

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