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John Muir National Historic Site

4202 Alhambra Ave, Martinez, CA 94553-3826
+1 925-228-8860
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Great tour

Very interesting tour of the house and a great film about his life! The park,ranger Nate was very... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
new iberia,la
John Muir House

After living about 20 miles away from John Muirs home for the last 25 years and driving past it... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Sue M
Clayton, California, United States
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Museum dedicated to the founder of the environmental movement.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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4202 Alhambra Ave, Martinez, CA 94553-3826
+1 925-228-8860
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Very interesting tour of the house and a great film about his life! The park,ranger Nate was very informative and helpful. I highLy recommend you visit if in the area

Thank NewIberia_laGbl
Reviewed 5 September 2016

After living about 20 miles away from John Muirs home for the last 25 years and driving past it more times than I could count, today was the day when my husband and I decided to visit. I gave it very good because the attraction...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were staying in NoCal on the coast and thought we would visit the park on our way back to the airport. Needless to say, by the time we drove all of the winding, steep roads to get to San Fran, we were completely disappointed...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Learn many interesting things about John Muir's life. The Park Rangers were friendly & helpful to answering our questions. We were allowed to walk through John Muir's home and the surrounding property. The adobe house also had a wealth of early California history information.

Thank 11MikeE
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We visited the park on a beautiful sunny day. The trees are spectacular. You can't believe how tall and big around they are. Would have liked to do a little more hiking. Not too strenuous. Parking is tough.

Thank jcloud44
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We did a morning visit to John Muir Park and it was a great outing. We are staying in San Francisco for three full days and wanted to drive across the Golden Gate Bridge as well. Great morning walking the paths around the magnificent Redwoods....More

Thank Mvfrist
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The hike to Mt Wanda is a great hike. There are only a couple of steep areas and mostly shaded. It is not a long hike and takes maybe 1 1/2 hours - circle hike. Incredible views at the top - well worth the couple...More

Thank catgetsdown
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stopped at the John Muir National Historic Site on a recent road trip and what a gem. Mr. Bee has hiked the John Muir Trail and we have a deep appreciation for his work and his writings. When you enter the Visitor's Center, the...More

Thank beetrvln
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful historical place to visit. Beautiful grounds. Wonderful that someone preserved such a historical area. Grounds were well kept and the estate was beautiful!!

Thank sandysherry
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Loved this. Very interesting. I learned a lot and loved to see in all the rooms. Lots of stairs but there is a cart if needed

Thank sherry8165
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23 September 2017|
Response from 27worldtraveler | Reviewed this property |
The museum shows a film about it. We did not go but I heard you need to make reservations.