students in a classroom
Manzanar's history offers compelling and relevant lessons for today. In addition to primary documents, historic photographs, and more than 60 oral histories, there are standards-based lesson plans for primary and secondary education.

Plan a Field Trip
Ranger-guided school group programs are available by reservation.

Primary and secondary school curriculum materials meeting National and State curriculum standards.

Suggested Reading
Many books are available on almost every aspect of the internment experience. The listing of resources does not presume endorsement by the National Park Service.

Educator Resources
Manzanar Educator Resources box is available through Manzanar History Association bookstore.

Last updated: January 8, 2016

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Mailing Address:

Manzanar National Historic Site
P.O. Box 426
5001 Highway 395

Independence, CA 93526


(760) 878-2194 x3310

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