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Come to Alcatraz for a prison tour while enjoying the historical and cultural experiences unique to the San Francisco Bay.

A river running through Carlin Canyon along the California National Historic Trail in Nevada

Running over a total of 1,000 miles scattered across 10 states, the California National Historic Trail traces one of the greatest mass migrations in American history in the mid-1800s as over 250,00

César Chávez Gravesite at  ‎César Chávez National Monument

César E. Chávez revolutionized labor participation in our political age by organizing the first agricultural union. He's hailed as a Latino leader.

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Channel Islands has five islands (San Miguel, Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz, Anacapa, and Santa Barbara) off the coast of southern California, near Los Angeles.

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America’s lowest, hottest, and driest national park, adventurous visitors enjoy Death Valley for its many extremes and mysteries such as the sailing stones.

America's only Nobel Prize winning playwright, Eugene Gladstone O'Neill, chose to live in California at the climax of his writing career.

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Fort Point National Historic Site defended San Francisco Bay from California's Gold Rush to World War II. Its brick masonry matches the Golden Gate Bridge.

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Golden Gate National Recreation Area, with views of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, offers much to its many visitors every year.

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John Muir National Historic Site's spacious and eclectic mansion invites visitors to explore Muir's accomplishments to the National Park Service.

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Visitors can explore 800,000 acres of beautiful terrain in Joshua Tree National Park, where wildlife thrives in temperatures over 100 degrees.

Lassen Volcanic

Nestled in the peaceful forests and wilderness of Northern California is Lassen Volcanic National Park, home to hissing fumaroles and boiling mud pots.

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At the Lava Beds National Monument visitors can explore more than 500 lava tube caves, created over the last half-million years by volcanic eruptions.

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Manzanar National Historic Site in California provides an opportunity to learn about one of the World War II Japanese American internment camps.

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Dedicated to the father of the national parks, John Muir, in 1908, this redwood forest along the Pacific coast offers views unlike any other.

sun shines on rugged beach where ocean meets mountainside

California's Point Reyes includes sand beaches, brush hillside, and forested ridges. The seashore offers hiking, events, and wildlife exploration programs.

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Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial remembers 320 men killed in a munitions explosion; World War Two's worst home front disaster.

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California's Rosie the Riveter WWII / Home Front National Historical Park honors the sacrifices of American civilians on the WWII home front.

old boat docked on pier, boat has masts but no sails, people walk on pier

Located in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers sights and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history.

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