• View of the Tule Lake Segregation Center from guard tower on top of Castle Rock

    Tule Lake Unit

Things To Do

Visitor Center

The Visitor Center is staffed Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

From Labor Day - Memorial Day the temporary visitor center is staffed Friday through Tuesday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (days and hours subject to change).

The Visitor Center is located at the Tulelake Fairgrounds Museum, at 800 Main Street, Tulelake, CA.

 

Attend A Summer Tour (Memorial Day - Labor Day Weekend)

Tours of both Camp Tulelake and the Tule Lake Segregation Center are offered on Saturday's at 1:00pm and are limited to 20 people. Tours meet at the visitor center located at the Tulelake Fairgrounds at 800 Main St. Tulelake CA.

To reserve your spot on the tour please call 530-260-0537.

Groups larger than 20 and/or groups wanting a tour on a day other than Saturday should request a tour at least 2 weeks in advance.

 

Explore the Fairgrounds Museum of Local History

From Memorial Day - Labor Day Fairgrounds Museum of local history is open 7 days a week from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Did You Know?

Water Tanks at Tule Lake Segregation Center

Tule Lake was never dark. 223 light posts spaced 50 feet apart surrounded the buildings and were lit 24/7. Daily water consumption at Tule Lake was over 1 million gallons per day.