Welcome to Danville
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The historic town of Danville is known as the “Heart of the San Ramon Valley,”and is located in southern Contra Costra County. Once inhabited by tribes belonging to the Bay Miwok group,the area that would become Danville was part of the vast Mission San Jose and then eventuallythe Mexican land grant known as Rancho San Ramon.In 130 years, the town has gone through several more changes, but has met challenges head on and flourished, keeping the strong sense of community that it is well-known for today.
Danville is now one of the top 25 most affluent cities in California. Here you will find some of the country’s most expensive luxury real estate as well as some of the most upscale country clubs.
At Danville, residents and visitors alike have access to the finest amenities and outdoor areas – all balanced out by a warm and welcoming small town atmosphere.
For outdoor lovers, there are plenty of parks where you can enjoy a picnic, or spend some quiet alone time reading a book under a tree. Hikers, joggers and bikers can head to the summit of Mt. Diablo, or go on an afternoon run on the Iron Horse Regional Trail, a path that used to be the town’s first railroad tracks.
A stroll through Danville’s historic downtown is a delightful experience. Go shopping and look for some rare treasures at one of the shops or boutiques. Grab a bite with the family at one of the popular pizzerias or steakhouses. If you’re looking to be immersed in art and culture, a visit to venues such as The Museum of San Ramon Valley, the Tao House, or the Village Theatre will do the trick.
Danville residents also enjoy a variety of festivals, holiday celebrations, farmers’ markets and street fairs that occur all throughout the year.