Purchase Alcatraz Tickets in Advance
Tickets for Alcatraz frequently sell out in advance, especially around holidays and weekends. Night tour tickets sell out even sooner, as much as a month or more in advance. Order your tickets up to 90 days in advance to avoid disappointment. More »
Family Junior Ranger Days
No more than 4 free tickets per family. Because there are other programs for both schools and after school programs, only youth in family groups are eligible.
Dates for 2013 are November 2 and 9. Please check back after September 5th for more details.
Did You Know?
Alcatraz Island, originally called ALCATRACES, was named after the Brown Pelican seen in the area by Spanish explorers. Today the Western Gull and the Brandt's Cormorant are the most common wildlife found on Alcatraz Island.