Welcome to the Tule Lake Unit of WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument

The Tule Lake Unit, WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument includes both the the Tule Lake Segregation Center, the largest and most controversial of the sites where Japanese Americans were incarcerated during World War II, and Camp Tulelake, which was first a Civilian Conservation Corps camp, then a prisoner of war camp, and finally an additional facility to detain Japanese Americans.

Tule Lake Segregation Center

Tule Lake Segregation Center

Converted to a high-security Segregation Center 1943, Tule Lake became the largest of the 10 War Relation Authority (WRA) camps.

Camp Tulelake

Camp Tulelake

Camp Tulelake, a former Civilian Conservation Corps camp, later housed Japanese Americans in 1943 and German POWs from 1944-1946

Teacher Ranger Teacher

Teacher Ranger Teacher

Spend your summer helping the Tule Lake grow it's education program as a TRT. Applications are due May 1, 2016

Operation Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours & Seasons

The Visitor Center is staffed Memorial Day-Labor Day seven days a week from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

Publications

Publications

Learn more about the Tule Lake Unit and WWII by looking through our publications

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1240
Tulelake , CA 96134

Phone:

5302600537or5306678113

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