Death Valley Scotty Historic District

Also known as: Scotty's Castle & Ranch, Death Valley Ranch
NE of Olancha on CA 72 in Death Valley National Monument, Olancha, California

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Scotty's Castle

Photo taken by Ray Kasal in September 2015

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 20, 1978
Reference number
78000297
Architectural style
Modern Movement
Areas of significance
Archeology - Prehistoric; Art; Architecture; Social History; Invention
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Hotel; Single dwelling; Camp; Secondary structure
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1880; 1916
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 15
Contributing structures: 10
Contributing sites: 3

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2015: New photo from Ray Kasal

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