#0563 Charles Krug Winery


#0563 Charles Krug Winery

Site information:

Krug Ranch, 2800 Main St, St. Helena

Site is privately owned, and access may be restricted to operating hours.


Plaque information:

State plaque

Plaque text:

Charles Krug Winery

Founded in 1861 by Charles Krug (1825-1892), this is the oldest operating winery in Napa Valley. The pioneer winemaker of this world-famous region, Krug made the first commercial wine in Napa County in 1858, at Napa.

Plaque placed by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the California Historical Society and Napa County Historical Society. October 5, 1957

Registered 12/31/1956