Places To Go

Tule Lake National Monument

The National Monument includes both the the Tule Lake Segregation Center and Camp Tulelake, but don't forget to start your visit at the the Visitor Center located at the Tulelake Fairgrounds Museum, at 800 Main St., Tulelake, CA. 96134

 
Visitor Center sign with a building behind it. NPS Photo Danny Ortiz

Visitor Center

Start your visit at the the Visitor Center located at the Tulelake Fairgrounds Museum, at 800 Main St., Tulelake, CA.

Barrack and Guard Tower

Tulelake-Butte Valley Fairgrounds Museum

The Tulelake-Butte Valley Fairgrounds Museum of local history displays a variety of exhibits.

Tule Lake Historical Landmark Plaque

Tule Lake Historical Landmark Plaque

California Historical Landmark 850-2: Tule Lake Relocation Center

Tule Lake Jail with Castle Rock in the background. NPS Photo Danny Ortiz

Jail at the Tule Lake Segregation Center

The Tule Lake Segregation Center was the only one of the ten War Relocation Centers to be converted into a maximum security segregation cent

Photo of Camp Tulelake

Camp Tulelake

The Camp was first built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1935, but later housed Japanese Americans in 1943 then German Prisoners

Last updated: June 10, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1240
Tulelake , CA 96134

Phone:

(530) 260-0537
or call 5306678113 for the Lava Beds National Monument Visitor Center.

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