Cabrillo National Monument


Subject:
California: History by Place , California Regions , Notable People , Discover New Trails at LII , National Parks & Forests , San Diego , Parts Nearer Mexico: San Diego, Anza Borrego, more... , Explorers , Explorers , California

Description:
Information about this park (located on San Diego Bay, California) that is dedicated to explorer "Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo [who] led the first European expedition to explore what is now the west coast of the United States" in 1542. The site provides brief biographical information about Cabrillo and information about the park, such as the Old Point Loma Lighthouse, whales, and flora and fauna. From the National Park Service (NPS).

Publisher:
National Park Service (NPS)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nps.gov/cabr/


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