The Landmark Project: CHL# 67

CHL# 67 SERRA PALM (SITE)

Site of the palm planted in 1769 by Padre Junípero Serra when he arrived at San
Diego. Here the four divisions of the Portolá Expedition met on July 1, 1769. The famous ‘El Camino Real,’ most celebrated trail in California, begins here.

Descriptions of each landmark are from the California Office of Historical Preservation website.

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