Located just about 20 miles from San Francisco is a charming town of San Anselmo which bears a vibrant and colorful community. Snuggled in the heart of the wonderful Ross valley, San Anselmo maintains a small-town ambience and protects its historic characteristics. It holds an exceptional downtown shopping area and also takes pride in its open space parks and gardens for the amusement of all. Being a small town, the town events and festivities attract participation from all families and it is indeed a delight to watch these events. Few of the must visit locations in San Anselmo include the Carnegie Library, the historical museum ad their theatres and parks.