Historic Downtown
Pleasanton, California
A U.S. City

Because of the preservation of Pleasanton's historic downtown area, many examples of architectural styles dating back to the mid-19th century exist. Buildings in Gothic Revival, Pioneer, Italianate, Commercial Italianate, Colonial Revival, and Queen Anne styles can be found within walking distance of each other. [from wikipedia]
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The original downtown complete with shopping
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The original downtown complete with shopping


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Sad child's car gazes longingly out at the road
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Sad child's car gazes longingly out at the road


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Old-time gas station still vends gas
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Old-time gas station still vends gas


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Murals adorn the sides of buildings
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Murals adorn the sides of buildings


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Sign for a modest wine store
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Sign for a modest wine store


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Horse statue contemplates escape
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Horse statue contemplates escape


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Iron benches provide respite for the weary walker
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Iron benches provide respite for the weary walker


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Mexican food served on former home's front lawn
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Mexican food served on former home's front lawn


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Nearby county fairgrounds hosted classic cars that day
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Nearby county fairgrounds hosted classic cars that day


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Look left/right eyes on signal clue pedestrians
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Look left/right eyes on signal clue pedestrians


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Smell the coffee, sniff the fire hydrant
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Smell the coffee, sniff the fire hydrant


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Flowers in bloom along the sidewalk
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Flowers in bloom along the sidewalk


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Many restaurants encroach the sidewalk
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Many restaurants encroach the sidewalk


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Fluffy clouds accented the town that day
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Fluffy clouds accented the town that day


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Former train station, now a restaurant
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Former train station, now a restaurant


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Delucci Park just the other side of the tracks
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Delucci Park just the other side of the tracks


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Delucci Park is on First Street
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Delucci Park is on First Street


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Well tended homes across from Delucci Park
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Well tended homes across from Delucci Park


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A creek and railroad tracks run behind Delucci Park
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A creek and railroad tracks run behind Delucci Park


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A major bus stop serves Downtown at Delucci Park
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A major bus stop serves Downtown at Delucci Park


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Cow greets visitors at Meadowlark Dairy store
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Cow greets visitors at Meadowlark Dairy store


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Mural painted on outside of Meadowlark Dairy store
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Mural painted on outside of Meadowlark Dairy store


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Copper Mariachi band serenades the diners
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Copper Mariachi band serenades the diners


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Motorcycles park more efficiently than cars
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Motorcycles park more efficiently than cars


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Man sleeps off clipping at local Salon
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Man sleeps off clipping at local Salon


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The Rose Hotel
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The Rose Hotel


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Looking north towards Del Valle Parkway
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Looking north towards Del Valle Parkway


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A creek and path run under the bridge
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A creek and path run under the bridge


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A great place to bicycle on Sunday
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A great place to bicycle on Sunday


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