• The Point Reyes Beach as viewed from the Point Reyes Headlands

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

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History Collections

Historic objects in the collection will be limited to those that illustrate area history. Many of these items will be used to enhance historic settings and other interpretive displays. To adequately represent the rich and varied cultural history of Point Reyes, the historic objects included within the collection will fall within a wide range.

 
 
 
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Awards, Signs, Plaques, Awards

Did You Know?

Humboldt Squid. © Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.

Historically, the Humboldt squid were seldom found further north than Baja California. The squid then came north en masse during the 1997/98 El Nino and have maintained a fairly regular presence in the waters off of northern and central California--including Point Reyes--ever since. More...