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Mexican Independence Day: Castro Adobe Open House

September 16, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Castro Adobe tourguide holds up an image to a tour group

Happy Mexican Independence Day! In 1821, the newly formed country of Mexico gained its independence from Spain, however, Spanish culture remained on the Ranchos of Alta California during the Mexican rancho period of California history. Come learn about the blending of different cultures at the Castro Adobe, and how influence of different cultural groups was evident throughout California, from the saddles that vaqueros sat on to the structure of the Potter-Church Garden behind the Castro Adobe.

This event requires pre-registration. Reserve your 90-minute tour of the Castro Adobe at our next open house event at: https://santacruzstateparks.as.me/CastroAdobeOpenHouse

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Castro Adobe State Historic Park
184 Old Adobe Road
Watsonville, CA 95076 United States
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