The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

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Historic Sites

Evergreen Historical Cemetery

Evergreen Historical Cemetery

A California point of interest, Evergreen is a Gold Rush era cemetery established in 1850 as one of the first public cemeteries in the state. There are many local community volunteers involved in projects to restore the cemetery and conduct research on its history. You can learn more about these efforts, community programs, and tours at Evergreen here.

To take a self-guided tour of Evergreen, download and print a guide here.





Davenport Jail Museum

Davenport Jail Museum

This 1914 one-room county jail was used only twice. Set in the old whaling village of Davenport, it is a small reminder of rowdier times. The location is between Ocean Street and Davenport Avenue on Cabrillo Highway. It is typically open from 11AM- 4PM on the 1st Sunday of every month in the summer season.  Here is the 2015 schedule:  June 7th,  July 5th, August 2nd, September 6th, October 4th, November 1st, and December 6th (weather permitting), or call 831-429-1964 for information.

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