Located an hour north of San Francisco, Santa Rosa is a vibrant city with a lively downtown, historic attractions, green parks and great  ( Mexican ) restaurants.  We have listed some things you can do in town after a delicious meal at  La Palapa, our Mexican restaurant in Santa Rosa, CA.

#1 Experience the beautiful Charles M. Schulz Museum & Research Center which preserves, displays and interprets the world-famous cartoonist’s art. See the amazing 17 x 22 foot mural made from more than 3,500 .

3# Luther Burbank Home & Gardens : Famous for being the home of renowned horticulturist, Luther Burbank, Home & Gardens in Santa Rosa, California pay homage to the place where he lived and worked for over 50 year, as well as his horticultural genius.

Luther Burbank Home & Gardens


#4 Fall and Winter is a perfect time to enjoy our gorgeous 17 miles of Sonoma Coast. 

#5 Get a taste of our rich history and rotating art exhibits featuring various international artists Sonoma County History and Art Museum.

Railroad Square

#6 The best Mexican food in Santa Rosa Come to our Mexican restaurant La Palapa in Santa Rosa CA, to try out our signature dishes like the terminator burrito and la mulita. Every day we have the burrito of the day and the beer of the day. Friday we have also a great promotion: Corona for just 2 $!  Come now to try out the best Mexican food in Santa Rosa. We are located at 590 Lewis Road.

#7 Step back in time with a visit to Historic Railroad Square in Santa Rosa CA. The Railroad Square Historic District is the historic heart of what used to be the city’s ‘Old Town’, and is now a beautiful center of preservation and heritage surrounded by architectural gems where you will find antiques, unique shops, collectibles, coffee houses, vintage shops and  much more

#8 Children’s Museum of Sonoma County : The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County inspires, stimulates and delights children through their curiosity and exploration of the arts, sciences and nature. Located on West Steel Lane, the museum offers a wonderful array of interactive exhibitions and hands-on displays for children under the age of 10

Children's Museum of Sonoma County

#9 The Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market  Established in 1967, the Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market is a market where farmers, ranchers and artisan food producers gather to sell their delicious wares to eagerly awaiting gourmands, aficionados and food lovers. Being a ‘certified’ farmers market guarantees that all the produce is as fresh as it gets, from fruit and vegetables, honey, eggs and flowers, to meat and poultry products, all of which are grown locally.

#10 Sonoma Canopy Tours: Take to the trees and experience Northern California’s beautiful Redwood forest like never before with Sonoma Canopy Tours. The adventure company offers unforgettable guided eco-tours through the forest, which consists of climbing, skywalking, ziplining, and rappelling. You will get a chance to get up close and personal with some of the oldest and tallest living trees on the planet.

Sonoma Canopy Tours