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Stanton Center

Monterey State Historic Park, 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey, CA
+1 831-649-7118
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Tons of History to See

If you are visiting Old Fisherman's Wharg, you need to take a look! Interesting, unique viewings... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
MSevle
,
carmel highlands ca
Death of a Great Maritime Museum

Formerly the Knight Maritime Museum, "MOM" is a poor successor. The Knight had great maritime... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
James Q
,
Sacramento, California
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6 Jan 2017
“Tons of History to See”
17 Jul 2016
“Death of a Great Maritime Museum”
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Monterey State Historic Park, 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey, CA
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+1 831-649-7118
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you are visiting Old Fisherman's Wharg, you need to take a look! Interesting, unique viewings, and teachings about Monterey. We definateley enjoyed!

Thank MSevle
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Formerly the Knight Maritime Museum, "MOM" is a poor successor. The Knight had great maritime artifacts that meshed perfectly with the Custom House Plaza. The current Stanton Center is merely a venue for rotating art exhibits.

Thank James Q
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Took the grand kids there, they learned some history and enjoyed looking and learning about the history. They always want to go there first before the Pier.

Thank cgalvani17
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I loved wandering in and out of the old Spanish Colonial adobe buildings learning about how the Spanish and Americans used the buildings over the years. Lots of history here!

Thank Buzzsaw22
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I loved this museum, with its beautiful evocation of maritime history in the Monterey area. There is a fully restored lighthouse Fresnel beacon, the lenses imported from France at a time in history when such imports were rare beyond belief, that lighted the early sailors....More

Thank Joan S
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