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Ironstone Vineyards

1894 6 Mile Rd, Murphys, CA 95247-9543
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This Vineyard never disappoints

We always come to this vineyard whenever we are in this part of California . In the past been on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AndyP1998
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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This place is amazing - highly recommend

We came here for the George Benson/Kenny G concert and I have to say it is one of the best venues... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bryan C
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Elk Grove, California
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"Where history and wine meet." Ironstone Vineyards is a premier destination winery located in Murphys, California. Amenities include our Tasting Room & Gold Leaf Deli, Heritage Museum (home to our 44-pound crystalline gold piece) & Jewelry Shoppe, Amphitheater, plush gardens featuring a lakeside park, and complimentary tours of our facilities. Our wines reflect the diversity of offerings from the Lodi and Sierra Foothills Appellations of Northern California. Through emphasizing the practice of Sustainable Viticulture, Ironstone Vineyards conserves water use, builds healthy soil, and maintains our surrounding wildlife habitat.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gold nugget” (22 reviews)
“wine tasting” (43 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1894 6 Mile Rd, Murphys, CA 95247-9543
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always come to this vineyard whenever we are in this part of California . In the past been on the guided tour. Superb. Today we missed the guided tour but was given a map to do a self tour. We were going to do...More

Thank AndyP1998
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Andy, Thank you for your continued patronage of Ironstone Vineyards! When breaking ground in 1989, the Kautz family envisioned a destination that showcased the natural beauty and history of California's Gold Country. We are delighted that visitors from near and far can enjoy our one-of-a-kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for the George Benson/Kenny G concert and I have to say it is one of the best venues I've ever been to for a concert (and I've been to over 50). We brought our lawn chairs and had plenty of room to...More

Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Ironstone is a beautiful place in our foothills. They have concerts..like Boston,John Mellencamp and others ..besides that it's by the town of Murphy's!!Awesome place ,awesome people. If your a motorcycle enthusiast you would love the ride and the town.Murphy's Hotel is the place to go...right...More

Thank jill v
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jill, Thank you for the kind words! Glad you could join us for a show at Ironstone Amphitheatre. We are a one-of-a-kind facility that aims to bring some of the most talented musicians to California's Gold Country. Keep an eye out for our 2018 Summer...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have been a frequent visitor to Ironstone Vineyards and many of my family/friends from Europe agree, it is truly a beautiful place and historic. The gift shop is a must see as is the main hall with impressive wines, spectacular fireplace and views overlooking...More

Thank danielwald71
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Daniel, Thank you for your continued patronage of Ironstone Vineyards! When breaking ground in 1989, the Kautz family envisioned a destination that showcased the natural beauty and history of California's Gold Country. We are delighted that visitors from near and far can enjoy our one-of-a-kind...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had a nice visit here after coming down from the Sierra mountains on the way to the West Coast. Wine was ok, not the best, but, reasonably priced.More

Thank Phil C
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Phil, Glad you could make the stop at Ironstone Vineyards while traveling to the coast! We strive to provide a relaxing environment for travelers and locals alike. With a broad range of varietals, our tasting lineup offers something for every palate at an affordable price....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Ironstone has a very interesting museum on site. The grounds are lovely. The tasting room has a nice little sandwich counter with things like chips and beverages in addition to wine tasting. There was an antique organ on display below the tasting room. This is...More

Thank 323maureens
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Glad you could join us for a day at Ironstone Vineyards! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history of California's Gold Country. Our grounds have a little something for wine lovers, outdoors enthusiasts, history buffs,...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a must-stop for visitors to Calaveras County. The grounds and buildings are beautiful, the small museum/gift shop is unique, and the wine tasting room is large and includes a lunch deli. There are outdoor tables to enjoy a meal. In the spring, there...More

Thank Sandy B
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Sandy, Thanks for declaring Ironstone Vineyards a "must stop" in Calaveras County! With so many great places to choose from, we are humbled to have made the list! The Kautz family vision has always been to offer a destination that showcases the beauty and history...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

While my friend and I headed into the tasting room, our hubs were drawn into the "mining" museum, which this area of California is all about. They could not stop talking about it! I am really sorry I did not take the time for it....More

Thank Sylvia O
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Sylvia, Glad you could make the trip to Ironstone Vineyards! Ironstone Vineyards has been proudly family owned and operated since 1989, with a focus on the beauty and history of California's gold country. We felt the best way to showcase this was through the curated...More

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Have come twice this summer to concerts at the Ironstone Amphitheater. The venue is very well run and surprisingly affordable for things like food/beer/wine. The larger places in big cities rip you off. These guys are fun, friendly and fair. The Amphitheater is very clean...More

Thank traveloften028
IronstoneVineyards, Social Media Manager at Ironstone Vineyards, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Glad you could join us for a show (or two) this season! We appreciate the kind words, as these shows are a huge undertaking for our team (special shout out to the team at Richter Entertainment Group for making this all possible). We are a...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly & interesting place. Any history buff should enjoy it, make sure you check out the gold nugget!

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rkmom5761
9 March 2017|
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Response from IronstoneVineyards | Property representative |
Hello @rkmom5761, The elevation in Murphys is estimated at 2,127 ft. While our guests don't generally have difficulties breathing (we cater to a diverse demographic), it may be helpful to have oxygen available for anyone... More
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ronaldhilmar65
21 July 2016|
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Response from soulsisters | Reviewed this property |
No outside alcohol permitted; however, you can purchase wine at Ironstone and drink THEIR wine while watching the concert. This is a great place for a venue, I hope you will enjoy it as much as I do. Low-back chairs. Have... More
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