Located in the heart of California, Fresno encompasses acres of fertile agricultural land while offering majestic lakes, rivers, and awe-inspiring foothills and mountain ranges. Fresno is the place for wholesome and affordable family fun! In this itinerary, explore history at the Fresno Art Museum and Kearny Mansion, Enjoy Tea Time at Victoria Rose Cottage Tea Parlor and Fine Dining, Fun pickings at Squaw Valley Herb Gardens, and shop for fun fashions at the Fashion Fair Mall (A Macerich Property)
At the forefront of the Fresno Art Museum is their unique collection of Mexican art from pre-Columbian times to the present. Open from Thursday through Sunday 11am – 5pm.
Then visit the Kearny Mansion where you will be welcomed into the home to one of California’s premier agri-business pioneers, M. Theo Kearney, AKA the “Raison King”. Find out how the illustrious Kearney contributed to the early development of the California raisin industry. Public Tours/Guided tours are given every Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon at 1:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm.
Needing a coffee break? Stop in at the very local and loved Corazon Café. Specializing in roasting high quality coffee from around the world, Fair Trade, CoOp, Organic, Micro Lot and Custom Blends. They roast our coffee fresh daily and serve coffee brewed to order one cup at a time. They also serve great gourmet pastries and food. They mill their own flour even!
Complete your visit to the Central Valley with a shopping stop at the Fresno Fashion Fair Mall. Over 140 specialty stores and restaurants like Apple Store, Guess, Kay Jewelers, Macy’s, and Swarovski. In addition receive you own VIP Coupon Book with 25-65% savings off some of the top names in the mall. Open daily. Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 am - 9 pm. Sunday 11 am - 7 pm.