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?
The first prison on Alcatraz Island was built by the U.S. Army and was located near the dock. It was demolished after a new military prison was opened at the top of the island in 1914.