1881 Napa

Oakville, CA

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  • Napa Appellation Tasting $45.00/ppGROUP SIZE 1 - 6

    Daily

    In this exploration of 4 wines, we present the appellations of Napa Valley, to provide a comprehensive discovery of its diversity, abundance, world-renowned terroir and deep history. Approximately 1 Hour.

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  • Embark on a Journey Throughout the Valley $175.00/ppGROUP SIZE 1 - 2

    Daily

    An exploration of all of our incredible Cabernet Sauvignon bottlings from the Napa Valley's unique AVAs in one distinctively impressive lineup. Approximately 2 Hours.

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About 1881 Napa

The weather forecast is beautiful and our winery is open to welcome guests during normal business hours. Please visit our website for more information about visiting the winery during the recent and ongoing power outages in Napa and Sonoma Counties.

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At the heart of the Napa Valley stands 1881 Napa - Wine History Museum and Tasting Room in a landmark historical Victorian adjacent to Oakville Grocery. Join us to honor the rich history, legacy and heritage of this world-famous winegrowing region.

At the heart of the Napa Valley stands a landmark historical Victorian home and the oldest continuously operating grocery store in California, founded in 1881. This beloved general store, Oakville Grocery, served the visionary pioneers who first planted grapes in the valley. The adjacent founder’s home, 1881 Napa - Wine History Museum and Tasting Room, will guide you to a comprehensive discovery of Napa Valley's diversity, abundance, world-renowned wines and deep history. 1881 Napa is a must-see, must-taste destination.

Notable Features

  • Boutique Winery
  • Corporate Events
  • Family Friendly
  • Family Owned
  • Food Service
  • Gardens
  • Hand-crafted
  • Historic Building
  • Intimate Setting or Venue
  • Limited Production
  • Pet Friendly
  • Picnic Area
  • Scenic View
  • Special Events
Experiences

  • Seated Tasting
  • Special Tasting
Varietals Offered

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon Blanc
Average Score from CellarPass VisitorsMy BFF
Overall Score 4/5
First Impression 4/5
Hospitality 4/5
Ambiance 4/5
James F. Member Since 8/30/2019My BFF
Napa Appellation Tasting on 10/29/19 3:00 PM

The building was closed when we arrived! It would have been nice to get an email notice of closure.

Overall Score 1/5
First Impression 1/5
Hospitality 1/5
Ambiance 1/5
Thomas B. Member Since 7/8/2016My BFF
Napa Appellation Tasting on 8/23/19 11:00 AM

Tasting experience with Ali was fantastic, great wines & very informative. Museum pieces are also very interesting. Great addition to the valley!

Overall Score 5/5
First Impression 5/5
Hospitality 5/5
Ambiance 5/5
Stephen W. Member Since 8/17/2019My BFF
Napa Appellation Tasting on 8/17/19 2:00 PM

Wonderful history, wine, conversation, information. Just a really enjoyable experience. Highly recommend

Overall Score 5/5
First Impression 5/5
Hospitality 5/5
Ambiance 5/5
John H. Member Since 7/23/2019My BFF
Napa Appellation Tasting on 8/17/19 11:00 AM

What an awesome place. After years of visiting Napa and scores of wineries, this was the first place we had ever been to where we liked every wine we tasted. We had zero intention of joining any more wine clubs this trip but couldn’t believe the wines and joined theirs.

Overall Score 5/5
First Impression 5/5
Hospitality 5/5
Ambiance 5/5

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    1881 Napa
    7856 ST. HELENA HIGHWAY Oakville, CA 94562

    Show Hours

    Today 12/5 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday 12/6 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Saturday 12/7 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sunday 12/8 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Monday 12/9 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday 12/10 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday 12/11 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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