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El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park

Located in downtown Santa Barbara, El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park (El Presidio SHP) is a 5 1/2-acre park that preserves the site of the last Spanish fortress, or presidio, founded in Alta (Upper) California in 1782. Two of the fort‘s original adobe buildings still exist and are open to the public—El Cuartel and the Cañedo Adobe

Location: 123 East Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA (A block off State Street, corner of
East Canon Perdido and Santa Barbara Streets)

Hours: Daily, 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM,
closed for major holidays

    Benefits: 
    Free Admission