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We preserve the legacy of Robinson Jeffers, poet of California


The Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation, affiliated with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is a nonprofit organization of volunteer members established in 1978 to acquire, maintain and provide for public access to Tor House, Hawk Tower and the surrounding gardens. 

The Foundation sponsors events and publishes material designed to preserve and extend the cultural and literary legacy of Robinson Jeffers, poet of California.


  • To preserve Tor House, Hawk Tower and their collections

  • To promote the literary and philosophical legacy of Robinson Jeffers for the enrichment and enlightenment of the public

  • To serve the community as a cultural resource

Adopted by the Board of Trustees, March 1998


Robinson Jeffers Tor House, 26304 Ocean View Ave., Carmel, CA, 93923
Office Phone 831-624-1813 (Monday-Thursday) :: Email THF@TORHOUSE.ORG :: Postal Mailing Address PO BOX 2713 

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