The Most Interesting Historical Places in California's Central Coast

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Historical Places in California's Central Coast

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    Old Mission Santa Barbara , Santa Barbara
    A Spanish mission founded in 1786, Old Mission Santa Barbara provides an insight into the colonization of southern California. Franciscan fri
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    Hearst Castle , San Simeon
    It took William Randolph Hearst, the famed newspaper magnate, nearly three decades to complete Hearst Castle, one of the largest houses in th
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    Wander the buildings and gardens of Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa and take a step back into California's history. Built in 1772 by Father
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    Cannery Row , Monterey
    A waterfront street named after John Steinbeck's novel, Cannery Row is the setting for many of Steinbeck's harrowing stories. The Pacific Bio
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    Mission Santa Inés is a Spanish mission in the present-day city of Solvang, California, and named after St. Agnes of Rome. Founded on Septemb
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    Historic destinations in California's Central Coast