The Republic of California was admitted to the United States of America as “California” becoming the 31st state on September 9, 1850.
The National Parks Service marks its 98th anniversary today. All of the parks will be celebrating by offering FREE ADMISSION! Get out there and visit your national parks! From the NPS website: It’s our birthday, and we hope you’ll visit a national park and help us celebrate! On August 25, 2014 the National Park Service turns 98 …
Dominic Garcia of CBS8 News, San Diego is reporting that the Cabrillo National Monument is finally celebrating it’s 100th Anniversary this weekend. From the article: The 100th anniversary celebration of the Cabrillo National Monument that was postponed in October by the federal government shutdown will take place this weekend. The two-day event will include tours …