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San Francisco’s Famed Cliff House Marks 150th Anniversary

San Francisco’s Famed Cliff House Marks 150th AnniversarySan Francisco's famous Cliff House celebrates its 150-year anniversary this year, having survived earthquakes, fires, and the Pacific Ocean's pounding, turbulent waves.

Constructed in 1863, the year of the Battle of Gettysburg, and renovated three times, the Cliff House is among a rarified number of U.S. restaurants still in operation dating from the Civil War period in U.S. history.
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California’s Silver Strand State Beach Campground to Offer New Electrical and Water Hookups

California’s Silver Strand State Beach Campground to Offer New Electrical and Water Hookups Summer campground reservations are now being accepted for California's Silver Strand State Beach in San Diego where campers will find new electrical and water hookups and a new sewage dump station.

The improvements are expected to be in place by May 1...
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San Francisco Maritime Park Announces Two Special Dec. 8 Christmas Programs

San Francisco Maritime Park Announces Two Special Dec. 8 Christmas Programs Two special Christmas programs with a definite maritime feel will be offered to the public on Dec. 8, 2012 at the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

The first program, Christmas At Sea , will be held Dec. 8, 2012, at 3 p.m. on board the hi...
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Santa Monica Mountains Recreation Area Visitor Center Opens June 9

Santa Monica Mountains Recreation Area Visitor Center Opens June 9

The National Park Service, along with its partners, will open a new visitor center in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area (SMMNRA) near Los Angeles on Saturday, June 9, 2012.

Located at King Gillette Ranch in the historic heart of the Sant...

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San Francisco Maritime Visitor Center Opens Major New Exhibit

San Francisco Maritime Visitor Center Opens Major New Exhibit "The Waterfront," a major new exhibit at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park's Visitor Center, officially opens Thursday, April 19, 2012 with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m.

Reflecting San Francisco's rich and culturally diverse marit...
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