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Arkansas
Eureka Springs
Abundant Memories Heritage
2434 Highway 23 North
Eureka Springs AR 72631
Phone 501 253-6764
Web Site http://www.abundanmemories.com/
E-mail mailto:historama@worldnet.att.net
Description  25 buildings, Historama show, civil and revolutionary war collections, 50 wagons and sleighs
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History

Little Rock
Historic Arkansas Museum
200 E 3rd St
Little Rock AR 72201
Phone 501 324-9351
Web Site www.arkansashistory.org/
Description  web site of a museum server
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History

Arkansas
Washington
Old Washington Historic State Park
Highway 195
PO Box 98
Washington AR 71862
Phone 870 983-2684
Web Site http://www.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/default.asp?park=Old+Washington+Historic
Description town preserved in past era, courthouse/visitor center, weapons museum, blacksmith shop, residences -- self guided tours
Type of Resource Historic District
Primary Focus Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History
Era 1824-1875
Owner/Operator: Arkansas Dept of Parks & Tourism
Last changed: 03/16/2003
Arizona
Phoenix
Pioneer Arizona Living History Museum
3901 W Pioneer Road
Phoenix AZ 85086
Phone 623 465-1052
Web Site www.pioneer-arizona.org
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History

Tombstone
O K Corral Inc
308 Allen Street East
PO Box 367
Tombstone AZ 85638
Phone 520 457-3456
Web Site http://www.ok-corral.com/
Alt Web http://www.tombstone-at.com/attractions.htm
Description life sized figures of Earps, others in famed gun battle, reenactments
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Kind of Activity Living History
Field of Study/Science Facility Old West
New or Updated: 03/25/2003

Arizona
Tucson
2nd Independent Company of Catalonia Volunteers
810 S Sherwood Village Drive
Tucson AZ 85710
Phone
520 722-2173
Web Site http://www.soldados.us/2ndCat/
Description group portrays Spanish infantry soldiers of colonial era
Type of Resource Reenacting Resource
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Unit
Group Identity Spanish
Era 1780-1784
New or Updated: 06/03/2003
  California

  Bakersfield

  Kern County Museum

  3801 Chester Avenue

  Bakersfield  CA  93301    

  Phone  661 852-5000

  Web Site http://www.kcmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:kcmuseum@kern.org

  Description  58 historic structures on 16 acres

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Era  1865-1945

  Owner/Operator:  Kern County Schools

  New or Updated:  9/25/2007

Newbury Park
Stagecoach Inn Museum Complex
51 South Ventu Park Rd
Newbury Park CA 91320
Phone 805 498-9441
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity Living History

California
Riverside
Jensen Alvarado Ranch Museum
4307 Briggs Street
Riverside CA 92509
Phone 909 369-6055
Web Site http://www.riversidecountyparks.org/site/parks_directory/jensen/jensen.htm
Description  30 acres of historic ranch, living history activities
Type of Resource Museum
Kind of Activity  Living History
Building Type Ranch/Pueblo
New or Updated: 05/20/2003

  CA

  San Jose

  History Park at Kelley Park

  1650 Senter Road

  San Jose  CA   95112    

  Phone  408 287 2290

  Web Site http://www.historysanjose.org/visiting_hsj/history_park/history_park.html

  Description  Victorian structures including Ice Cream Parlor, hotel, gallery, and

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  New or Updated:  7/18/2007


California
Santa Barbara
Los Soldados: Soldiers of the Royal Presidio of Santa Barbara
205 Vernal
Santa Barbara CA 93105
Phone
Web Site http://www.soldados.us/StBarbara/
Description group portrays Spanish soldiers of the Presidio era
Type of Resource Reenacting Resource
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Unit
Era 1769-1821
New or Updated: 06/03/2003

West Covina
Hurst Ranch
1227 S Orange Avenue
West Covina CA 91790
Phone 626 962-8056
Web Site http://www.westcov.org/council/hurst1.html
E-mail mailto:info@hurstranch.com
Description  100 year old farm is now open air museum with hands on activities for visitors
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Farm
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor

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