Castro Adobe


Castro Adobe

The Rancho San Andrés Castro Adobe was the governing seat of the Castro family. It also served as a fiesta house.

The adobe was severely damaged in the Loma Prieta Earthquake, and is presently being restored by state parks and volunteers. It is presently a relatively new protected area in California, and has not yet received state park status.

External links

* [http://parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=22271 Official site]
* [http://ohp.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=21523 Office of Historic Preservation] -- entry #998
* [http://www.castroadobe.org/ Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks] -- website on the Castro Adobe
* [http://castroadobe.blogspot.com/ Chronicling the Castro Adobe] -- a restoration blog



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