Tuesday, July 07, 2009

Julian, California

An historic gold mining town, located about 1 hour east of San Diego, Julian is a town that takes its old west heritage seriously. Plenty of shopping, restaurants, art galleries and even wine tasting makes Julian a great home base for exploring rural southern California. Here are some of the interesting historic sites in this old west town:

Julian Cemetery Association
Julian, California

Julian Black Historical Society
2024 Third Street
Julian, California

Julian Historical Society Office
2133 Fourth Street

Julian Jail
The two-cell jail, built in 1914, served as classy overnight accommodations for town drunks. For a time the jail contained the only indoor toilet in Julian.
Corner of C and Fourth Streets

Julian Pioneer Museum
2811 Washington Street
Julian, California

Julian Town Hall and Walking Tour Maps
2129 Main Street
Julian, California

Spencer Valley School
4414 Highway 78/79
Julian, California

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