Programs and Events
History Fest 2014 - October 3, 4 & 5
Come to Historic Downtown Monterey to enjoy History Fest! Activities are family oriented and many are free, including Walking Tours of Historic Custom House Plaza and surrounding areas, entrance to Custom House, Pacific House, and Cooper Museum Store and Garden.
Free family events will be taking place throughout Monterey, hosted by California State Parks, Monterey History and Art Association, the City of Monterey & the Historic Monterey Collaborative.
Watch this space for a full schedule of events as the date approaches.
Cell Phone Tours
Visitors to Monterey State Historic Park may take a cell phone tour of historic buildings by dialing (831) 998-9458, followed by a Stop Number when prompted. Stop Numbers correspond to various Monterey State Historic Park adobes in the downtown area. Listeners recieve a two-minute narration for each building. There is no charge for the cell phone tours, but callers will use cell minutes, according to their individual plan. Callers may also use land based phones and will be charged based on normal land based rates.
Click here for downlodable Cell Phone Guide and Map.
Call (831) 998-9458
After prompt, enter Stop Number:
401 Custom House
402 Pacific House
403 First Brick House
404 Old Whaling Station
405 California's First Theater
406 Casa Soberanes
407 Larkin House
408 Cooper-Molera Adobe
409 Robert Louis Stevenson House
410 Casa de Oro (J. Boston Store)