Bagdad

Name:

Bagdad

County:

San Bernardino

Zip Code:

92304

Latitude / Longitude:

34°34′58″N 115°52′32″W / 34.58278°N 115.87556°W / 34.58278

Elevation:

755 ft (230 m)

Time Zone:

Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)

Comments:

Bagdad is a ghost town in the Mojave Desert, in San Bernardino County, California.

Remains:

 

Established:

1883

Disestablished:

1970-72

Current Status:

 

Remarks:

The town is known as the fictionalized setting of a novel and a motion picture called Bagdad Café. The movie was shot at the Sidewinder Cafe in nearby Newberry Springs, which has since been renamed the “Bagdad Café.” In 1990, CBS ran a television series Bagdad Cafe, for one season.