Tours for Adults & Seniors

Guided tours of the Benicia Historical Museum are a great way to spend an afternoon in Benicia!

All tours include the main Museum Gallery featuring artifacts and storyboards: from the Native Patwin tribes of Solano County, the founding of Benicia, California Statehood, The Benicia Arsenal, Industrialization, to the arts in Benicia.

Tours during museum hours (1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Wednesday through Sunday) can be booked for groups of 8 or more people.  Tours can also be
scheduled outside Museum hours, Tuesdays through Fridays between 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Please note: There is limited availability for guided tours on weekends and in the month of December.

Please allow 1 to 1 1/2 hours for your Museum tour. The Museum is handicap accessible.

If your group is interested in visiting the Powder Magazine, allow another 1/2 hour.  The Powder Magazine is located about a quarter mile from the Museum.  The Powder Magazine is not handicap accessible.

If your group is interested in visiting the Industrial Exhibit please allow an additional 1/2 hour.  The Industrial Exhibit is on the same level as the lower Museum entrance and Museum Office.  The Industrial Exhibit is handicap accessible.

Click Here for the Online Tour Form

To schedule a tour on-line, fill out the tour form above and submit. You can make your deposit through PayPal using the button below.

You may also schedule a tour by filling out this Adult and Senior Tours Reservation Form and mailing it to the Museum along with your check deposit.

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Tours for Adults & Seniors