Pre-Visit Materials

Teaching Materials


In order for your students to get the most from their visit to El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park, the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation (SBTHP) has created some downloadable teaching materials that can be used in the classroom before or after their field trip, or independently of a visit as supplemental activities for your lesson(s) about Early California life.

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To learn more about our school tours and to download our School Tour Information Packet, please visit our Student Tours page.


Please see traveling trunks for information on traveling trunks that can be checked out from our Presidio Visitor Center before, after, or independently of a tour.



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