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Trover photo by Elizabeth Sa

Trover photo by Elizabeth Sa

Trover photo by Elizabeth Sa

Trover photo by Elizabeth Sa

Trover photo by Elizabeth Sa

Novato

Known for Shopping, Nature and Rivers

Find lots to see and do in Novato—restaurants, shopping, and sights from Novato History Museum to The Space Station Museum.

How do you get to Novato?

Find lots to see and do in Novato—restaurants, shopping, and sights from Novato History Museum to The Space Station Museum.

Things to do in Novato

Cars trundle across it and ships sail under it, but the best way to experience this iconic bridge is on foot. 

This waterfront attraction offers thrilling rides, innovative street performers and colorful souvenir shops, but it’s the sea lions that win the day. 

Escape to “The Rock,” home of the infamous and abandoned island prison, and discover how it earned a reputation as a cold and unforgiving place.

Lombard Street is a well-known landmark worth seeing in San Francisco. Discover the beautiful sunsets and shops in this vibrant area.

This Roman-inspired palace built in 1915 remains a modern-day renaissance center of fine arts and science. 

Use all your senses as you explore science through dozens of interactive exhibits at San Francisco’s famous museum on Pier 15.

Attend the markets and explore the fascinating sites decorating the flanks of this large plaza for a glimpse into Sonoma’s intricate past.

Walk among towering redwoods hundreds of years old at this National Park, less than an hour’s drive from downtown San Francisco.