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 Arroyo Grande
 The charming village of Arroyo Grande showcases its history through the variety of buildings and historical landmarks that line the streets, many housing restaurants, shops and museums. The shops include antiques, specialty boutique goods and gifts. Restaurants range from bakeries, cozy cafes and coffee houses, to family dining for every food preference.
The Swinging Bridge
The Swinging Bridge in the Village of Arroyo Grande, spanning
the Arroyo Grande Creek, is the
only remaining bridge of its kind in California. Originally built in 1875, the bridge was reconstructed in 1995 after it was destroyed by a fallen tree.
Open-air historical experiences
• The Santa Manuela School House, a one-room school that held classes from 1901 until 1957
• The Paulding History House,
a registered California Historic Resource at 551 Crown Hill Road, was built in 1889.
Visit the South County Historical Society at
Over 20 local vendors featuring a
                                                                              variety of unique and eclectic items
  Plenty of free parking in the back!
148 WEST BRANCH ST. 805-270-4045 |
Open Daily 11-5
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