Manzanar National Historic Site, Independence

#43 of 459 in Historic Sites in California
National Park · Historic Site
Congress established Manzanar National Historic site "to provide for the protection and interpretation of historical and cultural resources associated with the relocation of Japanese-Americans during World War II."
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  • On our list for quite a long time, and glad to have finally made it to this important historic site. This is an essential place to visit. A very important story. We spent over four hours here...  more »
  • I would highly recommend a visit to the Manzanar. For those of you not in the know, it was 1 of 10 Japanese relocation camps on the west coast that were opened in 1942. They represent some of the...  more »
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