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Luther Burbank's Experiment Farm

7781 Bodega Ave., Sebastopol, CA 95472
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Fascinating History, Fascinating Plants

What a great little tidbit of history at Luther Burbank's small farm. Docents were very helpful... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Astoria, Oregon
Living, working history of Luther Burbank

I've living in Sebastopol for a long time and have driven by here 100's of times. Today we made it... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Sebastopol, California
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7781 Bodega Ave., Sebastopol, CA 95472

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

What a great little tidbit of history at Luther Burbank's small farm. Docents were very helpful, we did the self-guided tour, and chatted it up with Fred B, a 101 year old volunteer! Really fascinating botanical and hybridization history. Parking is a little tricky, but...More

Thank daddiowen
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I've living in Sebastopol for a long time and have driven by here 100's of times. Today we made it a point to stop. The volunteers, which there were a lot of, work on Wednesdays. They have a plant sale from 9-12 and the home...More

1  Thank GRS-SJS
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was driving through Sebastopol and the bicycle sculpture wight he flowers in the basket caught my eye. I turned around and took the road to the Burbank Experimental Farm. It is just a little ways of the hill, next tot he apartment complex. There...More

1  Thank MerryTravels11
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Visited here last month during the Sonoma County farm trails weekend. I really enjoy learning about Luther Burbank and have visited his historic home and gardens in Santa Rosa. This farm is also nice although the home and gardens in Santa Rosa are more beautiful....More

2  Thank MSWMom50
Reviewed 17 July 2016

First of all don't go there with high expectations. Go with an open mind and with the idea that you will find a most relaxing spot to stroll around. It's a lovely spot close to a busy road and apartments but it seems so far...More

1  Thank Thelmadee
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Loads of spliced trees and Plants thruout property as well as examples of his daisy plants. Walking trail right near historic cemetary

Thank I76slick23vine
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We were rather disappointed as there was not much to see but it was free. Not much going on that day and the office was closed.

Thank sha2ron
Reviewed 21 March 2016

So interesting to know the history of a farmer that gave this community a name. Purchase samplings of the plants that thrived in this area.

Thank WOJ4
Reviewed 21 February 2016

So it was worth the drive through the apartments to get to the parking lot. Interesting walk and self-guided tour.

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This was by far my favorite place. We loved it so much that we went back on our last day after purchasing a pint of organic vegan icecream at the local Community Market Grocery store (also highly reccomend!) and sat on a blanket overlooking the...More

3  Thank Shelly R
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