Explore the Earth and sky at this year’s Heritage Day!
Hike, look at the stars and eat lunch, or you can enjoy a visit to the Stone House and
Free kids activities including rope-making, lariat throwing, and leather stamping. Visits to the John Marsh Stone House, and the park’s 7,000-year-old archaeology site are also free all day!
–2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Gates open. Enjoy the kid’s activities, learn about the first Euro-American settler in Contra Costa and his 7,000-square-foot Stone House, and see the park’s 7,000-year-old archaeology site are also free all day!
– 3 p.m to 5 p.m. Join guides Ger Erickson and Harry York for a 90-minute hike over mild terrain. You’ll visit an old quarry site and take in a magnificent view of the State Park and surrounding hills! $20 per hiker.
– 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Lunch is served — Featuring tri-tip sandwiches or hot dogs.
– 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m Join Astronomer and teacher Jeff Adkins for a close-up view of the night sky! Enjoy the history and splendor of the Marsh Creek State Historic Park! $20 per person
To get your tickets for the Hike or Astronomy Night,