Museum on Main

An artesian well in a field near Pleasanton, circa 1900. (Museum on Main)

Century-Old Photo Provides Glimpse Of How We Used To Get Our Water

“Before the mid-1890s, Pleasanton’s water needs were handily served by sinking artesian wells at strategic points around town; the local water table was high enough that these did not need to be particularly deep.”

01/22/2015

(credit: hearstmuseum.org)

Best East Bay Museums With Free Admission

Looking for an educational getaway for you or your family? These East Bay museums will entertain without breaking the bank.

05/14/2012

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