About Monterey, CA

Starting from its beginnings as the long-ago capital of Alta California, Monterey has always been a city at the forefront of culture and achievement for the state. Housing the state's first movie theater and acting as the site of California's inclusion into the union in 1848, Monterey still retains its character as a tight-knit fishing town. With this friendly character, solid community, and amazing natural beauty all wrapped up in one seaside package Monterey is an attractive destination to live in or visit.