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Mayor Clarkson's Tour of Secret and Unknown Sites

Welcome aboard! Visit the Secret and Unknown Historical Sites of San Ramon - April 13, 2019

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Would you like to learn more about San Ramon’s secret history?  San Ramon Mayor and local history buff Bill Clarkson will lead the 3rd Annual San Ramon History Bus Tour. The 4 ½ hour tour will visit numerous historic sites. By the end of the tour, you will will have learned more than you can imagine about the history of San Ramon, whose written history began in 1772.

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Forest Home Farms Historic Park
is open to the public Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm, with the exception of San Ramon Historic Foundation events when gates open at 11 am and require a paid entrance.  Saturdays feature free family activities from 11 am to 2 pm.  Take a tour of the restored Victorian Glass House Museum on Saturday at 1 pm for a fee of $5 per person payable by credit card only. Children ages 3 and under are free. See full listing of activities below. 


*Sheep Shearing Day & Oktoberfest fee required; gate opens at 11 am.

April 13 - Soap Making 
People have been making their own soap for centuries! Come learn the art of soap making using natural ingredients and spring scents. Make your won soap to take home.

April 20 - Easter on the Farm 
Celebrate Easter traditions from the early 1900's. Dye and egg with natural dye and create a special basket to take home.

April 27- Sheep Shearing Day*
Sponsored by the San Ramon Historic Foundation

*Tickets are required for this event. Please visit for information and to purchase tickets. 

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