Tours & Groups
Tours & Groups

Tours & Groups at the Cheese Factory

Come by and learn more about the process and the people. We happily welcome visitors to enjoy a complimentary self-guided tour of our facility available daily. No reservation required for groups of 10 or less.

Groups

Groups
Larger Than 10

Guided tours are available Monday-Friday. Please call 209.848.3139 at least 72 hours in advance to make arrangements for a tour. If you want a self-guided group tour, please confirm date and time to ensure there is no conflict on our schedule.

For groups enjoying lunch with us, please place an order ahead of time and we will have it ready!

Hosted Tours

Hosted Tours
For School Groups

We recommend coming on Mondays or Tuesdays in the morning as the most interesting times. Presentation is approximately 30 minutes per 10-25 person group. Groups larger than 25 people will be divided into multiple groups. Cost is $0.50/child. Children will receive a larger sample of our classic Gouda and a quarter to use in the animal or fish feeders. Teachers and chaperones are free. School groups may bring sack lunches to eat in the picnic area. 

Events

Events

We are happy to accommodate small gatherings of 25 people or less. Please let us know the date and time of your event at least 72 hours in advance to ensure there are no conflicts on our calendar. Please plan to purchase food from our store for your event as a courtesy for using the grounds. You may have the use of one picnic table and may bring in other chairs or picnic blankets for your guests to use.