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List of Landmarks in California

List of National Historic Landmarks in California

Current NHLs

S.No. Landmark Name Date Desig. Location County
1 The Ahwahnee May 28, 1987 Yosemite National Park Mariposa
2 Alcatraz Island January 17, 1986 San Francisco San Francisco
3 Alma (scow schooner) June 7, 1988 San Francisco San Francisco
4 Angelus Temple April 27, 1992 Los Angeles Los Angeles
5 Juan de Anza House April 15, 1970 San Juan Bautista San Benito
6 Aquatic Park Historic District May 28, 1987 San Francisco San Francisco
7 Asilomar Conference Grounds February 27, 1987 Pacific Grove Monterey
8 Balboa Park December 22, 1977 San Diego San Diego
9 Balclutha February 4, 1985 San Francisco San Francisco
10 Baldwin Hills Village January 3, 2001 Baldwin Hills Los Angeles
11 Hubert H. Bancroft Ranch House December 29, 1962 Spring Valley San Diego
12 Bank of Italy Building June 2, 1978 San Francisco San Francisco
13 Aline Barnsdall Complex (Hollyhock House) March 29, 2007 Los Angeles Los Angeles
14 Berkeley (ferry) December 14, 1990 San Diego San Diego
15 Big Four House July 4, 1961 Sacramento Sacramento
16 Bodie Historic District July 4, 1961 Bodie Mono
17 Borax Lake Site September 20, 2006 Clear Lake Lake
18 Bradbury Building May 5, 1977 Los Angeles Los Angeles
19 Luther Burbank House and Garden June 19, 1964 Santa Rosa Sonoma
20 C.A. Thayer (schooner) November 13, 1966 San Francisco San Francisco
21 Carmel Mission October 9, 1960 Carmel Monterey
22 Jose Castro House May 15, 1970 San Juan Bautista San Benito
23 Coloma July 4, 1961 Coloma El Dorado
24 Columbia Historic District July 4, 1961 Sonora Tuolumne
25 Commander's House, Fort Ross May 15, 1970 Fort Ross Sonoma
26 Coso Rock Art District
(formerly Big and Little Petroglyph Canyons)
July 19, 1964 Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake Inyo
27 Donner Camp January 20, 1961 Truckee Nevada
28 Eames House (Case Study House 8) September 20, 2006 Pacific Palisades Los Angeles
29 Elmshaven (Ellen Gould White House) November 4, 1993 St. Helena Napa
30 Estudillo House April 15, 1970 San Diego San Diego
31 Eureka (double-ended ferry) February 4, 1985 San Francisco San Francisco
32 USCGC Fir April 27, 1992 Rio Vista Sacramento
33 First Church of Christ, Scientist December 22, 1977 Berkeley Alameda
34 James C. Flood Mansion November 13, 1966 San Francisco San Francisco
35 Folsom Powerhouse May 29, 1981 Folsom Sacramento
36 Fort Ross November 5, 1961 Fort Ross Sonoma
37 Fresno Sanitary Landfill August 7, 2001 Fresno Fresno
38 David B. Gamble House December 22, 1977 Pasadena Los Angeles
39 Gonzalez House April 15, 1970 Santa Barbara Santa Barbara
40 Guajome Ranch House April 15, 1970 Vista San Diego
41 Hale Solar Observatory December 20, 1989 Pasadena Los Angeles
42 Hanna-Honeycomb House June 29, 1989 Palo Alto Santa Clara
43 Harada House December 14, 1990 Riverside Riverside
44 Hearst San Simeon Estate May 11, 1976 San Simeon San Luis Obispo
45 Hercules (tug) January 17, 1986 San Francisco San Francisco
46 Lou Henry and Herbert Hoover House February 4, 1985 Palo Alto Santa Clara
47 USS Hornet (CVS-12) (aircraft carrier) December 4, 1991 Alameda Alameda
48 Hotel del Coronado May 5, 1977 Coronado San Diego
49 Edwin Hubble House December 8, 1976 San Marino Los Angeles
50 Jeremiah O'Brien (Liberty ship) January 14, 1986 San Francisco San Francisco
51 La Purisima Mission April 15, 1970 Lompoc Santa Barbara
52 Lake Merritt Wild Duck Refuge May 23, 1963 Oakland Alameda
53 Lane Victory (victory ship) December 14, 1990 San Pedro Los Angeles
54 Larkin House December 19, 1960 Monterey Monterey
55 Las Flores Adobe November 24, 1968 Camp Pendleton San Diego
56 Leconte Memorial Lodge May 28, 1987 Yosemite National Park Mariposa
57 Lightship WAL-605, Relief December 20, 1989 Oakland Alameda
58 Little Tokyo Historic District June 12, 1995 Los Angeles Los Angeles
59 Locke Historic District December 14, 1990 Locke Sacramento
60 Jack London Ranch December 29, 1962 Glen Ellen Sonoma
61 Los Alamos Ranch House April 15, 1970 Los Alamos Santa Barbara
62 Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum July 27, 1984 Los Angeles Los Angeles
63 Los Cerritos Ranch House April 15, 1970 Long Beach Los Angeles
64 Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge January 12, 1965 Dorris, CA and Klamath Falls, OR Siskiyou, CA and Klamath, OR
65 Manzanar War Relocation Center February 4, 1985 Indepen - dence Inyo
66 Mare Island Naval Shipyard May 15, 1975 Vallejo Solano
67 Marin County Civic Center July 17, 1991 San Rafael Marin
68 Mendocino Woodlands Recreational Demonstra-
tion Area
September 25, 1997 Mendocino Mendocino
69 Joaquin Miller House December 29, 1962 Oakland Alameda
70 Mission Beach Roller Coaster February 27, 1987 San Diego San Diego
71 Mission Inn May 5, 1977 Riverside Riverside
72 Mission San Miguel Arcángel March 20, 2006 San Miguel San Luis Obispo
73 Mission Santa Inés January 20, 1999 Solvang Santa Barbara
74 Modjeska House December 14, 1990 Modjeska Orange
75 Monterey Old Town Historic District April 15, 1970 Monterey Monterey
76 John Muir House December 29, 1962 Martinez Contra Costa
77 New Almaden July 4, 1961 San Jose Santa Clara
78 Richard M. Nixon Birthplace May 31, 1973 Yorba Linda Orange
79 Frank Norris Cabin December 29, 1962 Gilroy Santa Clara
80 Oak Grove Butterfield Stage Station November 5, 1961 Warner Springs San Diego
81 Old Customhouse December 19, 1960 Monterey Monterey
82 Old Mission Dam May 21, 1963 San Diego San Diego
83 Old Sacramento Historic District January 12, 1965 Sacramento Sacramento
84 Old Scripps Building May 20, 1982 La Jolla San Diego
85 Old United States Mint July 4, 1961 San Francisco San Francisco
86 USS Pampanito (submarine) January 14, 1986 San Francisco San Francisco
87 Paramount Theatre May 5, 1977 Oakland Alameda
88 Parsons Memorial Lodge May 28, 1987 Yosemite National Park Tuolumne
89 Petaluma Adobe April 15, 1970 Petaluma Sonoma
90 Pioneer Deep Space Station October 3, 1985 Fort Irwin San Bernardino
91 Point Reyes Lifeboat Station December 20, 1989 Point Reyes Marin
92 Pony Express Terminal July 4, 1961 Sacramento Sacramento
93 Potomac (Presidential yacht) December 14, 1990 Oakland Alameda
94 Presidio of San Francisco June 13, 1962 San Francisco San Francisco
95 Ralph J. Scott (fireboat) 0June 30, 1989 San Pedro Los Angeles
96 William C. Ralston Home November 13, 1966 Belmont San Mateo
97 Rancho Camulos February 16, 2000 Piru Ventura
98 Rangers' Club May 28, 1987 Yosemite National Park Mariposa
99 Rogers Dry Lake October 3, 1985 Edwards Air Force Base Kern and San Bernardino
100 Room 307, Gilman Hall, University of California December 21, 1965 Berkeley Alameda
101 Rose Bowl February 27, 1987 Pasadena Los Angeles
102 Royal Presidio Chapel October 9, 1960 Monterey Monterey
103 San Diego Mission Church April 15, 1970 San Diego San Diego
104 San Diego Presidio October 9, 1960 San Diego San Diego
105 San Francisco Bay Discovery Site May 23, 1968 San Bruno San Mateo
106 San Francisco Cable Cars January 29, 1964 San Francisco San Francisco
107 San Francisco Civic Center February 27, 1987 San Francisco San Francisco
108 San Francisco Port of Embarkation, U.S. Army February 4, 1985 San Francisco San Francisco
109 San Juan Bautista Plaza Historic District April 15, 1970 San Juan Bautista San Benito
110 San Luis Rey Mission Church April 15, 1970 Oceanside San Diego
111 Santa Barbara County Courthouse April 5, 2005 Santa Barbara Santa Barbara
112 Santa Barbara Mission February 4, 1960 Santa Barbara Santa Barbara
113 Santa Cruz Looff Carousel and Roller Coaster February 27, 1987 Santa Cruz Santa Cruz
114 Santa Monica Looff Hippodrome February 27, 1987 Santa Monica Los Angeles
115 Upton Sinclair House November 11, 1971 Monrovia Los Angeles
116 Sonoma Plaza December 19, 1960 Sonoma Sonoma
117 Space Flight Operations Facility October 3, 1985 Pasadena Los Angeles
118 Space Launch Complex 10 June 23, 1986 Vandenberg Air Force Base Santa Barbara
119 Leland Stanford House May 28, 1987 Sacramento Sacramento
120 Star of India November 13, 1966 San Diego San Diego
121 Steedman Estate January 16, 2009 Montecito Santa Barbara
122 Sutter's Fort January 20, 1961 Sacramento Sacramento
123 Sweden-
borgian Church
August 18, 2004 San Francisco San Francisco
124 Tao House July 17, 1971 Danville Contra Costa
125 Gunther Island Site 67 July 19, 1964 Eureka Humboldt
126 Tule Lake Segregation Center February 17, 2006 Newell Modoc
127 Twenty-Five-Foot Space Simulator October 3, 1985 Pasadena Los Angeles
128 Unitary Plan Wind Tunnel October 3, 1985 Moffett Field Santa Clara
129 United States Immigration Station, Angel Island December 9, 1997 Tiburon Marin
130 Walker Pass July 4, 1961 Onyx, California Kern
131 Wapama (steam schooner) April 20, 1984 San Francisco San Francisco
132 Warner's Ranch January 20, 1961 Warner Springs San Diego
133 Watts Towers December 14, 1990 Los Angeles Los Angeles
134 Wawona Hotel and Thomas Hill Studio February 28, 1987 Yosemite National Park Mariposa
135 Well No. 4, Pico Canyon Oil Field November 13, 1966 San Fernando Los Angeles
136 Yuma Crossing and Associated Sites November 13, 1966 Winterhaven Imperial

Historic Areas of the NPS in California

S.No. Landmark Name Date Established Location County
1 Cabrillo National Monument 01913-10-14 October 14, 1913 San Diego San Diego
2 Fort Point National Historic Site 01970-10-16 October 16, 1970 San Francisco San Francisco
3 Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park 02000-10-25 October 25, 2000 Richmond Contra Costa
4 San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park 01988-06-27 June 27, 1988 San Francisco San Francisco

Former NHLs and Possible Future NHLs

S.No. Landmark Name Year Listed Locality County
a First Pacific Coast Salmon Cannery Site 1964,
withdrawn 2004
Broderick Yolo
b Fort Ross Chapel 1969,
withdrawn 1971
Fort Ross Sonoma
c City of Oakland (USS Hoga) (tug) 1989 Oakland and Benicia
(formerly)
Alameda
(formerly)
d Rock Magnetics Laboratory 1994,
withdrawn 1999
Menlo Park San Mateo
e Saddle Rock Ranch Pictograph Site 1990
determined eligible
Malibu Los Angeles

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