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Premiere Screening: “A City Named Benicia” Documentary

April 11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Benicia Historical Museum cordially invites you to attend the first screening of A City Named Benicia, a new documentary directed and produced by Sam Chohan, local resident and historian. Learn the “back story” of Spain’s exploration and colonization of California, the tragic consequences for Native Americans, the formation of an independent Mexican state, Gold Rush immigration to Northern California, and Benicia’s role as a key player in early California History. Complimentary refreshments will be served and a no-host bar will be available.


Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA 94510 United States
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(707) 745-5435