Ride Through History: Santa Barbara County Courthouse

3.5 hours | Santa Barbara | S B A - 2 2 5
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$ 134.95
Min. age: 6 years (See special notes)
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Points of Interest

  • Santa Barbara Mission
  • Santa Barbara Courthouse
Easy activity


Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Explore the highlights of Santa Barbara by trolley on this engaging sightseeing adventure that includes two key landmark stops. Say hello to your costumed guide, knowledgeable in the region's history. Embark on a trolley ride through local history, revealing this iconic California town's cultural heritage. See the Funk Zone, downtown landmarks, and the enchanting waterfront. Take in the beauty of Chase Palm Park, the coastal panorama of the Channel Islands, and Montecito's charming shopping and dining district. View the whitewashed adobe brick buildings of the Presidio and the historic theater district before stopping at the Old Mission to download an app featuring a multi-language walking route that showcases the outside architectural wonders of this heritage site. Next, the Santa Barbara County Courthouse beckons with priority access. You'll be guided through the Sunken Garden, the Observation Tower, and the Mural Room. Return to port with memories of this truly Santa Barbara experience.

Special Notes:

Minimum age is 6 years. Regular cameras and mobile devices are allowed for personal use. Tripods, monopods, flash or video photography are now allowed inside the venue. No photography for commercial use. This activity is easy walking but not appropriate for strollers or other wheeled transport. Comfortable walking shoes, local currency for shopping, and a hat or visor for outdoor walk, are suggested. Visitors are expected to be respectful. Museum-style displays are fragile, so children must be supervised.