Landing Place of Sebastian Vizcaino and Fray Junipero Serra
California State Historic Landmark 128
On June 3, 1770, near this spot, Don Gaspar de Portola, soldier, explorer, patriot
of Spain, founded the presidio and settlement of Monterey.
Monterey State Historic Park, SW corner of Artillery and Pacific Sts, Monterey.
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