Introduction to Willows, California
The first post office of Willow was established in 1876. It is the county seat of Glenn County, which was formed in 1891. The county was named in honor of Dr.Hugh J.Glen, who was not only a well known farmer of that area, but also an eminent personality in the social and political sphere.
Willows and Nearby Attractions
- Chico Museum.
- Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park.
- Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge.
- Willows Westside Mall Shopping Center.
- Vacaville Museum.
- Delevan National Wildlife Refuge.
Things To Do In Willows
The Chico Museum and the Sacramento Valley Museum may interest those hoping to learn more about the area's history. The Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park, the Delevan National Wildlife Refuge and the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge are all accessible from Willows as well.
Chico Municipal Airport is nearby.
Willows Higher Education
The nearest colleges and universities are California State University, Butte College, Yuba College and Napa Valley College.