Walking Tours

Discover the Charm and History of Mendocino

Kelley House Walking Tours of the National Historic District are offered on weekends at 10:30am and meet on the Kelley House lawn. (Starting on July 10 the Saturday walking tour will be at 2pm.) Walk-ins are welcome. During summer and holiday weekends we offer additional tours. To see the current schedule of tours and to reserve a spot on the tour, please book through Airbnb. For questions, email us at tours@kelleyhousemuseum.org

Tour price: $20 per person

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What to expect? There is no better way to discover the charm and history of Mendocino than to take one of our delightfully informative walking tours. Whether you are a first-time visitor or a lifelong resident, you’ll learn surprising details (and even some secrets!) about the people, the well-preserved historic architecture, and community spirit of this quaint town. Join our expert docents for a 2 hour stroll accompanied by lively commentary. You’ll pass by early pioneer homes, historic meeting places and buildings that make up the National Historic District.

Self-Guided Audio Walking Tours

The Kelley House also has an audio tour of the historic district. Our tablets are available for rent for $10 (plus a refundable security deposit); simply stop by the museum during open hours to check one out.