As of March 17, 2020, Manzanar National Historic Site began closing facilities until furthur notice in accordance with the latest guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), and local and state authorities to promote social distancing.
The NPS urges visitors to follow CDC guidance to prevent the spread of infectious diseases by maintaining a safe distance between yourself and others; wearing a cloth face covering to help slow the spread of COVID-19; washing your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds; avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth; covering your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze; avoiding unnecessary travel; and most importantly, staying home if you feel sick.
- Visitor center - museum, bookstore, restrooms, theater (park film)
- Block 14 - barracks, latrine, mess hall, fire station
- Auto tour road
- Grounds - gardens, cemetery, and other outdoor areas
- Vault toilet at the Cemetery - does not have a handwashing station
Limited visitor amenities are available at Manzanar. Visitors must bring their own drinking water, carry out their own trash, and are recommended to bring personal handwashing/sanitizing supplies.