Historic Tour

(Wente, Thomas Coyne, Concannon, Murrietta’s Well)


Head straight to Wente Vineyards – 5050 Arroyo Road Livermore. Wente is the country’s oldest, continuously family owned and operated winery.  This beautiful winery was founded over 125 years ago.

*Have lunch on the patio at the golf course.  It’s wonderful! Reservations recommended or try brunch on Sundays at the restaurant. (925)456-2481 or visit wentevineyards.com.

Vineyard tasting room open daily 11am -6:30.

*Call ahead to enjoy the intimate, sit down cave experience (925)456-2405.


Thomas Coyne Winery – 51 E. Vallecitos Road, Livermore.

This charming old historic winery with beautiful views of Livermore Valley was once called “Chateau Bellevue.”  I was built in 1881 by a French engineer.  It is now owned and operated by Thomas Coyne who started producing his own wines in 1989 and reopened this winery in 1994.

Open for tasting Sat. & Sun. noon-5pm

Information (925)373-6541


Concannon Vineyard – 4590 Tesla Road, Livermore.

James Concannon, one of the founding fathers of California wines, began making wine in the Livermore Valley in 1883.  His cabernet sauvignon clones helped plant much of Napa in the 1970’s.

Tastings daily 11am – 4:30pm.

NOW OPEN:  The Underdog Winebar at Concannon. A beautiful place to sit and relax indoors or out on a nice day and have a bite to eat and enjoy the wine of course!

Tours by appointment. Call: (925)456-2505.


Murietta’s Well – 3005 Mines Road, Livermore.

Originally built in the 1880’s this beautifully restored old stone winery opened it’s doors to visitors for the first time in 1991.

Tasting room open:

May-October Monday through Sunday 11:00am – 4:30pm

November-April Wednesday through Sunday 11:00am-4:30pm

or by appointment: Call (925)456-2390


Work up an appetite after the day of wine tasting? Cattlemen’s

2882 Kitty Hawk Road, Livermore

www.beststeakinthewest.com

or

Kawa Sushi

2180 3rd Street, Livermore

www.kawasushi.net