Corporal Ewing Road in Lower Presidio Historic Park
|The Presidio Museum is a small building located in the|
Lower Presidio Historic Park in Monterey, California.
A couple of weeks ago, Sheila and I are headed over to Monterey to ride our bikes on the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail. This "Monterey Bay bike path" runs about 18 miles from Castroville through Seaside and old Monterey right past Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row up to Pacific Grove. Anyway...we unload the bikes and we've got a flat with no spare tube or patch kit. As I almost never say (out loud), when disaster strikes go find a museum. Instead of biking we decided to spend the day walking around Monterey, which included a stop at the Presidio of Monterey Museum.
|During our visit the museum was staffed by a very|
|Unfortunately, the museum has only a few artifacts, but|
has well prepared waysides and photo displays.
|The location of the Spanish Fort would have had command|
over the entire Monterey Bay.