Milpitas, California: West Coast Minute Man

Milpitas citizens revolted when the imperial city of San Jose tried to annex them in the 1950s. Concord-style Revolutionary War Minute Man on the city seal became a 16-ft. tall sculpture dedicated in 2015.

Milpitas City Hall

Address:
455 East Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA
Directions:
NE corner of Milpitas and Calaveras Blvd. In front of city hall.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About West Coast Minute Man

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Minute Man of Milpitas.

West Coast Minute Man

The sculpture symbolizes Milpitas' fight against annexation by neighboring San Jose in the 1950s.

[C A, 03/29/2016]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Mammoth of SteelMammoth of Steel, San Jose, CA - 4 mi.
William McKinley, Auctioneer of AllegoryWilliam McKinley, Auctioneer of Allegory, San Jose, CA - 7 mi.
Sausage Dancing Pig SignSausage Dancing Pig Sign, San Jose, CA - 7 mi.
In the region:
Museum of Pez Memorabilia, Burlingame, CA - 26 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

California Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

World's Largest Pistachio, Alamogordo, New Mexico (Mar 1-7, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now