Number of Parks: 16
Fun Fact: Benicia was the third state capital of California, and is the only State Capitol where the original building still stands.
Nestled in the heart of the North Bay lies the peninsular city of Benicia, California, a small-town suburb commonly referred to as the “hidden gem” of the Bay Area. Founded in 1847, this small waterside town offers a little something for everyone, whether that be art, exploration, history, antiques, nightlife, shopping, schooling, or community. Coupled with a favorable climate, stunning landscape, and advantageous location, it’s no wonder that Benicia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for both tourists and homeowners.