Living in Danville is a luxury, with your options endless with a fantastic downtown, an expanding east-side, surrounding San Ramon, Alamo, and Walnut Creek. That’s where our curated discussions about things to do, places to go, family fun, and more will help with Danville Social.
Blackhawk Automotive Museum
The Blackhawk Automotive Museum is renowned for its important collection of cars that are iconic, rare and special. The museum is situated in the Blackhawk Plaza and houses over 90 classic cars for educational enrichment and public enjoyment and other automotive treasures. The museum presents a series of exhibits related to travel, culture and science that include items such as antique pumps for gas stations, American jukeboxes, and other historical artifacts. Some of the special items in the museum include a 1924 Hispano-Suiza H6C, a 1962 John F. Kennedy limousine and a Chinese Hongqi, the first Chinese-made car to be imported to the United States.
Sycamore Valley Park
In the heart of Danville, Sycamore Valley Park is a public park that offers tourists a variety of outdoor leisure activities and things to do. There is a jogging path that winds through the well-maintained landscapes of the park, a vibrant play area for children of all ages with healthy structures, swings and climbing items, and a calm reflecting pond and waterfall.
Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site
The National Historic Site of Eugene O’Neill is dedicated to America’s only Nobel Prize-winning playwright, Eugene O’Neill, and to the location where he wrote his most memorable and final plays. A 158-acre ranch in the San Ramon Valley and the house in which O’Neill spent his last years with his wife, known as Tao House, comprise this special national park. On self-guided or ranger-led tours, visitors can explore the park and Tao House, as well as some other features on the property, such as a beautifully landscaped courtyard area, with planted gardens and essential pathways, historic walking paths, and black walnut and almond orchards.
Museum of the San Ramon Valley
The San Ramon Valley Museum is committed to preserving, displaying and celebrating the history of the San Ramon Valley and its heritage. The museum’s collections and exhibits are housed in the beautifully restored 1891 Southern Pacific Depot on Railroad Avenue in Danville, representing the cultures and communities influenced by the early settlers, climate, and landscapes of the valley.
Revel Kitchen and Bar
A light and modern Cal-Med menu and an appealing cocktail and spirits program are offered by Revel Kitchen and Bar, a hip eatery. The restaurant’s interiors are sleek and trendy, attracting passersby to the action inside through a contemporary transparent façade, with floating glass shelves holding small-batch spirits, shot-glass lights hanging over a large, gorgeous stained maple communal table and a wraparound river-washed granite counter.
Jolie Salon & Spa Wellness Center
The Jolie Salon & Spa Wellness Center, located in the historic Cabral Building, is an exclusive spa and salon that has beautifully decorated rooms in which guests can relax, rejuvenate and re-energize. The spa provides four treatment rooms, including a couple’s space and a variety of spa facilities, including massages, treatments for hair and nails, skincare regimes and exclusive packages for the spa.
Hap Magee Ranch Park
Hap Magee Ranch Park is a 17-acre recreational park with expansive meadows and regional walking trails, historic buildings, an Indian memorial site, a community garden, a dog park, and a beautifully watered shaded playground area.
Danville, California is packed with fun attractions, so while checking them all out consider staying in one of these top hotels nearby:
- San Ramon Marriott
- Residence Inn by Marriott San Ramon
- Courtyard by Marriott San Ramon
- Best Western Danville Sycamore Inn
- Hyatt House San Ramon
- Extended Stay America – San Ramon – Bishop Ranch – East
- Diablo Mountain Inn
- AVE Walnut Creek
- Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa
All of these wonderful hotels are located just a short distance from our location located at 3600 Camino Tassajara! Stop by for a visit anytime!