Monterey Historic Cannery Row Tour
Go back in time with a local historian, exploring the legendary fishing history of Cannery Row. Learn what gave the area its name and how it became popularized by the writings of famous author John Steinbeck.
What You Will Do
- Follow a friendly local guide with more than 16 years of experience as a historian and curator
- Learn about the people, cultures, and fisheries that made Cannery Row one of the principal fishing ports in the world
- Get a full tour experience as your guide narrates the sites you pass and shares vintage photographs of the area
- Hear the backstories of the buildings and fixtures you see along Cannery Row as you explore its back alleys
Wear appropriate clothing for the climate and temperature, and comfortable walking shoes.