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May is Preservation Month!
Throughout California and across the nation we honor the historic buildings, site and the stories and traditions connected to these special places throughout the month of May. So whether its a stroll of our very own historic downtown, or other places of interest in California, we encourage you discover or rediscover your favorite historic place including historic sites or by attending a cultural festival or event.
- City of Santa Cruz Historic Preservation
- State of California Office of Historic Preservation
- National Park Service
Month of May Exhibit: Through May 31
Location: Exhibit at Santa Cruz Public Library, Downtown Branch, 224 Church St
- “Historic Building Survey: 1976 to present”
- “History of one of the oldest houses in Santa Cruz,
- "114 Escalona Drive, built 1853. Designated City of Santa Cruz Landmark”
Location: Downtown Branch, 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz
Location: 705 Front Street, Santa Cruz
Location: 4400 Jade Street, Capitola
Location: Branciforte Branch Library, 230 Gault St
Location: Downtown Library, 224 Church St.