• Mt. Williamson and cemetery monument

    Manzanar

    National Historic Site California

Traffic & Travel Tips

Road Closures

Some roads in our area are subject to closure, usually due to weather. Sierra Nevada mountain passes, including Tioga Pass in Yosemite National Park, are closed during the winter. Roads in Death Valley National Park are occassionally closed due to flooding. For current California road conditions, please call toll free 1-800-427-ROAD or go to Caltrans Web site.

 

Travelers' Information Station - Temporarily Unavailable

Tune your radio to AM 1610 as you near Manzanar National Historic Site. Listen to current information about Visitor Center hours, special events, and other timely information.

Did You Know?

Manzanar apple crate label. Courtesy of Eastern California Museum.

Before World War II, Manzanar was an orchard community. The name “Manzanar” is Spanish for apple orchard.