• César E. Chávez gravesite.

    César E. Chávez

    National Monument California

News

Mar. 28, 2014 César E. Chávez National Monument Welcomes
New Citizens on César E. Chávez Day, March 31 (PDF; JPEG)
Sep. 13, 2013 César E. Chávez National Monument Names
Ruben Andrade as Superintendent
(PDF, JPEG pg 1, JPEG pg 2; Photo: JPEG)
Oct. 8, 2012 César E. Chávez National Monument Designated
as a Unit of the National Park System
 
President Obama signs the Presidential Proclamation.

President Obama signs the Presidential Proclamation.

www.whitehouse.gov

President Barack Obama signed a Presidential Proclamation on October 8, 2012, creating the César E. Chávez National Monument in Keene, CA, at Nuestra Señora Reina de la Paz, the national headquarters of the United Farmworkers of America and the home of César Chávez from 1971-1993.

 
Secretary Salazar at La Paz.

Secretary Salazar at La Paz.

The La Paz property was designated a National Historic Landmark (NHL) on October 8, 2012. This designation, conveyed by the Secretary of the Interior, recognizes the exceptional historic significance and integrity of this site.