California Historical Landmarks in Napa County

California Historical Landmark 814
Beringer Brothers Winery
2000 Main Street
St. Helena
Built 1876

California Historical Landmark 814: Beringer Brothers Winery
  California Historical Landmark 814: Beringer Brothers Winery
15 November 2004
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Beringer Brothers Winery

Built by Frederick and Jacob Beringer, natives of Mainz, Germany, this winery has the unique distinction of never having ceased operations since its founding in 1876. Here, in the European tradition, were dug underground wine tunnels hundreds of feet in length. These maintain a constant temperature of 58 degrees, a factor considered necessary in the maturing and aging of fine wines.

California Registered Historical Landmark No. 814

Plaque placed by the State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the La Junta Parlor No. 203, Native Daughters of the Golden West.

April 30, 1967

The Beringer Winery Historic District was added to the National Register of Historc Places in 2001 and the Rhine House was indivdually listed in 1972.
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