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San Rafael
The city of San Rafael is located in Marin County, approximately 15 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge. Enjoy fun shopping, trendy restaurants, golf, outdoor sports — and a year-round Farmers Market.

San Rafael Google Map

Marin County Civic Center
Architecture lovers won't want to miss the Marin County Civic Center, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The historic government landmark (home to the admiministration building and the Hall of Justice), offers weekly docent-led tours and self-guided tours.

Also home to Marin Center, the county's largest performing arts and convention facility, the surrounding area features a beautiful 14-acre lagoon and 20-acre park.

Marin County Fair
Every summer (usually late June/early July), thousands of people flock to Marin to visit the Marin County Fair — you sure can't beat the setting! It makes a fun day out with family and friends.

Farmers Market
Don't miss a visit to San Rafael's Farmer Market — it's California's third largest farmers market! Open Sunday 8am-1pm year-round.

Meditation Retreat
If you're looking for a relaxing meditative and yoga getaway for the day (weekend or longer), visit Spirit Rock Meditation Center — about a 20-minute dive from downtown San Rafael.

Marin Spas
Enjoy rejuvenating Spa Treatments
during your visit to San Rafael at nearby Sausalito, Tiburon and Mill Valley in Marin County.

Marin County Government
Marin County Government is located in San Rafael, California.

County of Marin Government website

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Marin County Civic Center and County Government Building

Marin County Fair - San Rafael, CA in July

Lake in San Rafael, CA Civic Center

View of the San Rafael Marin County Government Area


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