Built in 1782, the Presidio served as the military and government headquarters for the lands between Los Angeles and San Luis Obispo until 1846. Two original buildings have been restored and five others reconstructed. It is located in downtown Santa Barbara at 123 East Canon Perdido. Phone (805) 965-0093 for more information.
El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park is operated by the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation under an operating agreement with California State Parks. For more information about the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation and the accessible features within this park, visit their website at: www.sbthp.org.