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Dressed for the impending beer festival

This landmark was draped in a beer yellow plastic sheet to highlight the impending beer festival... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David G
Boca Raton, Florida
via mobile
Tower in Town

Interesting read on the history of the bell tower and the town itself. Easily accessed on Main... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Paul O
Truckee, California
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Placerville's fire alarm in 1856.
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Placerville, CA 95667
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This landmark was draped in a beer yellow plastic sheet to highlight the impending beer festival- quaintly amusing

Thank David G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Interesting read on the history of the bell tower and the town itself. Easily accessed on Main Street and a good place for a meeting point if a large group should split up.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 25 September 2016

It's Placerville's main landmark, it's historic, it's photograph-able. They have a farmers market there Wednesdays.

Thank Allison K
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Very nice artifact left from when it would be used to call out the volunteer firefighters to combat the all too frequent fires that plagued the gold rush towns.

Thank Kerry K
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Historic Bell Tower located in the middle of historic Placerville. They have it decorated with hanging flower baskets.

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you come to Placerville you can't miss it. It's not particularly impressive but every Wednesday evening it's the home to a small but nice farmers market. It also comes alive during the events held on Main street. During Brewfest it's made to look like...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We went to the Farmers Market which is held in the Bell Tower area on Wednesdays during the summer. It is on Wednesdays 5 pm till dusk. There were a variety of fruit, vegetable, food, and flower vendors.

Thank mini
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I invited everyone how stay close to visit the town it worth it. I really love this small charming town, their street and people were amazing.

Thank Beatriz D
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Cool part of Placerville's history. Located in the center of main street, it has been seen in many photo's of Placerville, both current and in the past.

Thank Pam Z
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Lower end of town and many places to see besides the Bell Tower. Worth your time to stop in Placerville!

Thank Caroline S
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