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California Welcome Center

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great stop!

Delicious wine tasting! Very friendly and helpful staff! Great little gift shop. Helped plan out... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Lorna C
via mobile
Nicest people!

This was such a fun place to visit, Kay and her staff were so great! Nice wine tasting area too... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Bakersfield, CA
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Make the California Welcome Center, Oxnard the first stop on your Central Coast adventure. You'll find a wine tasting room where you can sample Ventura County wines, info on local, regional and statewide attractions and tickets. Gifts and souvenirs...more
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2786 Seaglass Way, Oxnard, CA 93036-5446
+1 805-988-0717
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious wine tasting! Very friendly and helpful staff! Great little gift shop. Helped plan out our next few days in California.

Thank Lorna C
Reviewed 9 June 2018

This was such a fun place to visit, Kay and her staff were so great! Nice wine tasting area too, its a must try!

Thank JsBrownEyedGirl
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This welcome center is a great place to stop and get information for all the attractions in the area. The staff is very welcoming and knowledgable. One thing I found interesting was a small section of the shop that has wine tasting.

1  Thank juliekindle2016
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I like all the items for sale. I live here and this is the only place I found items with Oxnard written om the items/ Place is small but nice gift selection. Staff are volunteers and love their jobs.

Thank adelaselva
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The staff here were very efficient, warm and knowledgeable. It was so refreshing to be greeted enthusiastically and told about local restaurants and attractions. Furthermore, their restroom facilities are clean and bright and there is a wide range of merchandise to buy if you're interested.

1  Thank Rokc E
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. Lots of suggestions. The location was a bit difficult to find.

Thank qdiana2016
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Workers are friendly and knowledgeable. It's just the location. The Collection is a good place, but put the center up front by Target, Whole Foods or B of A. Not hidden in the back where it is hard to find.

Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Right off Highway 101 in the Collection. Great resource for travelers venturing up the Central Coast. Plenty of free parking and it is surrounded by shops and restaurants.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Very interesting place lots of information and the staff were great. We found a lot of maps and the staff was great at giving us ideas of things to do and see in the area.

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Thank Shelley G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Very good information on entire area focusing on specific attractions and wine country. Staff was very cordial and well informed.

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Kay C, Manager at California Welcome Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thanks for the great feedback!! We understand that every trip is unique and we try to each one special.

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26 June 2015|
Response from Kay C | Property representative |
Please plan to stop by the Oxnard California Welcome Center where we have local restaurant and shopping information. We also have great volunteers who are happy to share travel tips and things to do with you. We are... More