This two-color traveleras companion features more than 130 of Californiaas best missions, mansions, and museums. In addition to insider information on many of the destinations, the guide features themed tours that will appeal to tourists and armchair travelers alike, history buffs, as well as teachers and parents. Every entry details the highlights of a particular place and includes operating hours, entrance fees, location, a phone number, and website information. Themed tours range from famous Californians, to lighthouses, ghost towns, and much more. This guidebook is a must-have for anyone interested in California's eclectic history.During the early 1900s, the University of California, Berkeley, and the predecessor of the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum, ... that will make you feel as if youa#39;ve stepped back in time to a 1901 blacksmith shop, where one of Southern Californiaa#39;s first cars was built. Farther down is a 1960s-era home garage, with two cars inside and the basketball hoop attached to the roof above the driveway.
|Title||:||Best of California's Missions, Mansions, and Museums|
|Author||:||Ken McKowen, Dahlynn McKowen|
|Publisher||:||Wilderness Press - 2006-08-30|