A vibrant district in the
heart of Santa Rosa’s
historic downtown

The best reason to visit
here is the vibe here.

Historic Railroad Square is Santa Rosa’s old town, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, offering visitors a walkable, family friendly atmosphere full of international dining, vintage shopping, award winning theater and more. The district is within minutes of world-class wineries and at the center of a burgeoning craft beer industry.

Visiting Historic Railroad Square

Exploration awaits!

We are easily accessible via Highway 101 and the Sonoma-Marin SMART Train, just one hour north of San Francisco. Our quaint district is a comfortable stop for your day, weekend, or extended adventure.

GETTING HERE

BRING THE BROOD AND

Make it a family day.

Craving a fun group outing? Treat them to a show at the 6th Street Playhouse followed by a Snoopy Statue Stroll while enjoying the best ice cream in town!

STOP BY

The Depot

Your trip isn’t complete without meandering through the California Welcome Center, where you can splurge on an array of logo wear, locally-made gifts and souvenirs, in addition to travel information, maps, and brochures.

TAKE A STROLL ON THE

Railroad Square Walking Tour

Beginning at the Railroad Square Depot, take a step back in time and imagine what life was like here in vintage buildings dating back to 1904. Picture yourself waiting to hear the whistle and puffing of the big steam engines as the train rolls into town. For more about this tour, download the brochure:

DOWNLOAD BROCHURE

STAYING IN Historic Railroad Square

Plan your getaway.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Celebrate with us all year round!

No matter the season we’ve got something going on.
Be sure to mark your calendar!

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Getting Here

  • Merchant of the Month: Bike Partners

    Historic Railroad Square’s July ’24 Merchant of the Month is Bike Partners! Co-owned by husband & wife team Geoffrey and Camille, this full-service bike shop has been a part of Railroad Square history for the past 14 years, offering in-person, by appointment, and remote sales and service. Specializing in foldable (and packable!) bikes and accessible trikes, Bike Partners takes care of everything from sales, to accessorizing, to repairs, and everything in between.

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