Monterey in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Royal Presidio Chapel
Madariaga Adobe * Follow Church St. to Abrego
Cell Phone Tour (831) 718-9123 enter 710
Erected by City of Monterey.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 36° 35.758′ N, 121° 53.443′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Streeet and Figueroa Street, on the left when traveling west on Church Streeet. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 598 Church Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Revolutionary War Historical Site (within shouting distance of this marker); De Anza Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); Spanish Presidio (within shouting distance of this marker); San Carlos Parish Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Junipero Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Madariaga Adobe Orientations At The Marsh Building (about 500 feet away); Casa Pacheco (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monterey.
Regarding Royal Presidio Chapel. The Royal Presidio Chapel is California Historical Landmark No. 105
Also see . . . Royal Presidio Chapel History - San Carlos Cathedral. On June 1, the vessel arrived in Monterey Bay. During a shipboard meeting, Father Serra, Portola, and other officials conferred on the founding of Mission San Carlos Borromeo. All of them agreed that Pentecost Sunday, June 3, 1770, was a good pick for the dedication day. (Submitted on February 27, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 27, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on February 27, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.