Los Encinos State Historic Park

Los Encinos State Historic Park


Location:In Encino at the corner of Balboa and Ventura Boulevard.
Facilities:Picnic areas, historic structures, exhibits (é).
Activities:Guided tours.
Special Features:Park is an early California rancho that includes the original nine-room de la Osa Adobe, several other period historic structures, and a lake shaped like a Spanish guitar. The park contains exhibits on early California ranch life. This historically valuable location passed through many hands, going from Indian to Mission to Californio to French Basque control through the 19th Century.
Address:c/o Angeles District Office
1925 Las Virgenes
Calabasas, CA 91302

Phone:818-784-4849
Web: www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=619
Size: 4.7 acres.

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com)-- Heeding the cry of a small child, “Don't let them take away our duck pond,” the Encino Lawyers Association members are taking action to save Los Encinos State Historic Park from closure due to ongoing State budget cuts.
At Los Encinos State Historic Park in Encino, the quake damaged the 1850 De la Ossa Adobe, bringing down a wall and two chimneys, cracking bricks, and shaking plaster loose.
The 24-year-old North Hollywood resident recently discovered Los Encinos State Historic Park, an idyllic ranch tucked north of bustling Ventura Boulevard.
And it has taken 13 years for state officials to painstakingly restore the de la Ossa adobe home, which officially reopens Sunday at Los Encinos State Historic Park.
Jacqueline and Sadie were among a crowd of about 250 people Saturday who attended the Los Encinos Easter egg hunt at Los Encinos State Historic Park.
The open house will be held at Los Encinos State Historic Park, 16756 Moorpark St.
ENCINO - Eighteen months after it was finally closed for earthquake repairs, Los Encinos State Historic Park will reopen to the public Saturday with a blessing ceremony by local American Indians, speeches by elected officials and cake.
8 million to construct a new building at Mission College and $400,000 for restoration of the earthquake-damaged Los Encinos State Historic Park in Encino.
Los Encinos State Historic Park, a former 19th-century rancho, presents storyteller and folk singer Bill Howard singing traditional songs and telling stories from a simpler time, 1:30 to 4 p.
The facility is connected in the rear to the Los Encinos State Historic Park featuring a onetime stagecoach stop.
The five-acre Los Encinos State Historic Park, at 16756 Moorpark St.
The site of that settlement - at Balboa and Ventura boulevards - stands as the Valley's only other state park, the 25-acre Los Encinos State Historic Park, he said.