The National Steinbeck Center Monterey is located in Monterey County and was founded in 1983. This museum is a tribute to Nobel award winning author John Steinbeck, his hometown, and offers readings, workshops and speakers. It was opened to the public on June 27, 1998. It focuses on activities to encourage learning about literature, human nature, history, farming, and the arts.
Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Fees: $5 – $10
The National Steinbeck Center Monterey holds a unique setting for groups of 25-600 for meetings, tutorials, parties and special events. Also, occupy artifacts and visual with audio exhibits about John’s and his life and literary career. The museum is so well laid out with clever things to make your visit unforgettable.
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