Santa Rosa Welcome Center
9 Fourth St.
Santa Rosa, California 95401
Local Phone: (800) 404-7673
Each of the California Welcome Centers scattered throughout the state are staffed with personal travel concierges. These knowledgeable experts are ready to provide information that will enhance and enrich your visit including suggestions on where to eat, what to see, and where to stay. Welcome Centers also offer free maps and brochures on local attractions and things to see and do.
The California Welcome Center in Santa Rosa is conveniently located just off Highway 101 in the Railroad Square Historical District. It is housed in a beautifully restored 1904 train depot alongside the tracks for Amtrak and the future SMART rail project. The building’s importance to quaint Railroad Square is that of a focal point for the local railroad heritage and an important resource for travelers and the community. The depot houses the Northwestern Pacific train museum featuring railroad artifacts and interactive displays.
The Center is walking distance to a variety of fine hotels as well as dining choices ranging from funky little coffee shops to first-class restaurants. There is a multitude of charming retail shops surrounding the depot - offering a wide selection of goods.
Open 7 days a week, the Center offers an array of logo wear, locally-made gifts and souvenirs, in addition to travel information, maps, and brochures.
Welcome Center Amenities:
• Concierge Services
• Free maps, guides and brochures
• Gift Shop – selling local souvenirs
• Handicapped Access
• Nearby Restaurants
• Nearby Hotels
• RV Parking/Bus Parking
• Well-behaved dogs allowed on leash in Welcome Center with their owner
• Area near Welcome Center for dog to walk or run
• Dog water bowl available at Welcome Center
• Dog treats available inside Welcome Center