Name: Castro House
Site Number: #179
Date Visited: 06/27/2015
Other Designation: National Historic Site (NPS-70000141)
Plaque Status: State Marker
Location: 320 Mariposa St., San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
Description: In the 1840s the Castro House was built to house General José Castro’s administrative office and his secretary. In 1848 Castro sold the house to Patrick Breen, survivor of the ill-fated Donner party of 1846, and the Breen family lived here for many years.