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Manzanar Visitor Center


Modified hours fall and winter 2015-2016 effective October 18, 2015 through spring 2016

Daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Closed December 25

Telephone 760-878-2194, ext. 3310

Our AWARD WINNING DOCUMENTARY "Remembering Manzanar" runs 22 minutes and is a good introduction to the site. The movie shows every hour and half hour.

A JUNIOR RANGER PROGRAM is available for kids of all ages. This activity booklet contains a scavenger hunt, word puzzle, word search, mapping and writing activities.

A SELF-GUIDED DRIVING TOUR is available during daylight hours. Block 14 with two reconstructed barracks and a mess hall adjacent to the Visitor Center are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pick up a free guide at the Visitor Center or in an outside box after business hours.

School tours are arranged by reservation. Please call (760) 878-2194, ext. 3333, to schedule a field trip any time during the year. Or download and print the Group Reservation Request and fax it to (760) 878-2949. If you do not receive a phone call within 48 hours, please call (760) 878-2194 ext. 3333. There is no charge for the tour or for parking. Ranger-led programs are normally 90 minutes long; this includes time to see our 22-minute film and look at the exhibits. Shorter programs may be arranged upon request.

Last updated: October 22, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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

Independence, CA 93526


(760) 878-2194 x3310

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