• State Capitol Building

    State Capitol Building

  • Benicia State Recreation Area

    Benicia State Recreation Area

  • Fischer Hanlon House

    Fischer Hanlon House

  • Benicia State Recreation Area

    Benicia State Recreation Area

Benicia State Parks Association – Mission Statement

The Benicia State Parks Association (BSPA), in partnership with the California State Department of Parks and Recreation and other entities is dedicated to keeping the Benicia State Parks open, accessible, safe and committed to expanding the knowledge and appreciation of the natural environment and cultural heritage of our parks.  The BSPA provides resources to maintain regular park visiting hours and to support volunteers to enrich the visitor experience through education, interpretation, preservation and conservation activities at the Benicia Capitol State Historic Park and the Benicia State Recreation Area.

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Thank you to our Partners & Volunteers

Thank you to our Partners & Volunteers

The Benicia State Parks Association (and our partner, the Contra Solano Sector of California State Parks) wishes to thank our community for their contributions to a great holiday season. Gene Pedrotti, Ace Hardware, for the donation of the wonderful new rope lights for the Capitol Benicia Valero Refinery, Fire Department, for hanging and removing the(…)

Jack London this coming Sunday

“I now made the old town of Benicia, on the Carquinez Straits, my headquarters. In a cluster of fishermen’s arks, moored in the tules on the water-front, dwelt a congenial crowd of drinkers and vagabonds, and I joined them.” (from Jack London’s novel, John Barleycorn)   click here for further information Don’t miss it, it(…)