• Mt. Williamson and cemetery monument


    National Historic Site California


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?

United States Bill of Rights.

Manzanar interned over 10,000 people behind barbed wire with no due process of law. Some internees found it ironic that the nearest town, six miles to the north, is named Independence.