• Mt. Williamson and cemetery monument

    Manzanar

    National Historic Site California

News

Docent Rose Kitihara

Docent Rose Kitihara talks to visitors about her camp experiences.

NPS Photo

Keep up to date with all the activities going on at Manzanar by reading our recent press releases. These go out to media outlets and community organizations in the Owens Valley and around California.

Did You Know?

Manzanar cemetery. NPS Photo.

One hundred fifty Japanese Americans died while interned at Manzanar, but only six are still buried in the cemetery. Most of the 150 people were cremated, and others were removed from the cemetery after the war.