Visalia is the largest city in Tulare County and the 46th largest city in California with population of 125,921. Located in the center of California’s Central Valley, the heartland of California’s agriculture, Visalia is home to more than 250 different crops and has the world's top dairy production. The agriculture city is also the gateway to the famous Kings Canyon National Park and Sequoia National Park where the world's largest tree, The General Sherman Tree, resides.

Things to Do

  • Art: Arts Visalia, The Wooden Indian Gallery, *The Ruth and Sherman Lee Institute for Japanese Art.
  • Entertainment: Adventure Park, *McDermont Field House
  • Farm: *Bravo Farms Cheese Factory, *River Ridge Ranch, *Sun-Maid Raisin Plant, *Wiebe Farms
  • Festival: *California Antique Farm Equipment Show
  • Historic: *Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park, *Historic Seven Sycamores Ranch, *Zalud House.
  • Museum: *Antique Farm Equipment Museum, ImagineU Interactive Children's Museum, Sam B. Peña Planetarium, Tulare County Museum, *Tulare Historical Museum.
  • Park & Garden: *Balch Park, *Blue Oak Ranch, Bravo Lakes Botanical Gardens, *Dry Creek Preserve, *James K Herbert Preserve, *Kaweah Oaks Preserve, *Lake Kaweah, *Lake Success, *Lewis Hill Preserve, Mill Creek Garden, Mooney Grove Park, *Pixley Wildlife Refuge, Plaza Park, Riverway Sports Park, *Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks, *Sequoia National Forest, *Sierra Endangered Cat Haven, *Squaw Valley Herb Gardens
  • Shopping-Antiques: Abby's Treasures, Antiques On West Street, Carriage House Antiques, Consignment Warehouse, Cottage, Goods Goods, Grandma's Attic & Friends, Main St Mercantile, Noble House Antiques, Paris Flea Market, Peddlers Market Antiques, Ray Crawford Antiques, Uptown Antiques, White's House Antiques, Willow Glen Antiques.
  • Shopping-Gift Shops: Field of Dreams Sports Cards and Memorabilia, Pacific Treasures & Gourmet, Silversmithing By Bernays, The Arbor, The Crystal Barn, The Gilded Lily, The Pauline Collection, Valhalla Restaurant & Gifts, Ziayas Uniq’ Imports.
  • Shopping-Jewelry: Ashoori & Co Jewelry, Brown’s Custom Jewelry, Burgess Jewelry, Gold N More Jewelry, Michael’s Custom Jewelry, Quality Jewelers, Raphael’s Fine Jewelry & Design, Silver Style, Stephen’s Jewelry, , Visalia Jewelry Services.
  • Shopping: Downtown Visalia, Farmers Market, Naturally Nuts, *Preferred Outlets of Tulare.

*Nearby attraction not in Visalia



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