Vacaville in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Peña Adobe Park
City of Vacaville
Pause and enjoy the heritage of the hills, lake and valley which the pioneers called Laguna.
Bienvenidos Amigos Caminantes a un Descanso en la Serenidad de Este Valle Encantado
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1842.
Location. 38° 20.251′ N, 122° 0.915′ W. Marker is in Vacaville, California, in Solano County. Marker can be reached from Peña Adobe Road. Marker is located on the grounds of Peña Adobe Park. Take Peña Adobe Road interchange on I-80, follow the signs on Peña Adobe Road to Peña Adobe Park. Marker is located near the parking area at the Peña Adobe. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vacaville CA 95688, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Monument (here, next to this marker); William Gordon Huff (here, next to this marker); Rancho Los Putos (a few steps from this marker); Unknown Pioneer Ranchers (approx. 0.2 The Valley (approx. half a mile away); Uncle Burt's Tree (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Andrew Carnegie Public Library (approx. 1.9 miles away); Barcar Building (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vacaville.
Regarding Peña Adobe Park. On this base there are two markers. Located on the front of the base is this Peña Adobe Park – City of Vacaville marker and mounted on the back of the base is the Pioneer Monument marker. Just north of this monument is the Rancho Los Putos (Peña Adobe) Marker. (see Other Nearby Markers).
Also see . . .
1. The History of the Peña Adobe. (Submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
2. The Jepson Herbarium, University of California at Berkeley. A biography of Willis Jepson. (Submitted on April 12, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
Additional keywords. Parks
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 2,742 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 6. submitted on April 8, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 7, 8, 9. submitted on April 12, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.