Name: Leland Stanford Winery
Site Number
: #642
Date Visited: 05/05/2016
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: State Marker
Location: 1535 Stanford Ave, Fremont, CA 94539
Coordinates37.5034846,-121.9117632
Website: N/A

Description: This winery was founded in 1869 by Leland Stanford –railroad builder, Governor of California, United States Senator, and founder of Stanford University. The vineyard, planted by his brother Josiah Stanford, helped to prove that wines equal to any in the world could be produced in California. The restored buildings and winery are now occupied and operated by Weibel Champagne Vineyards.