Military History Building Closed until March 10, 2014
The Military History Building is undergoing a Seismic Retrofit (Earthquake Safety) and will be closed through 3/10/14. We apologize for this inconvenience.
Interior of Lighthouse Will Be Closed for Seismic Retrofit
The Lighthouse is undergoing a Seismic retrofit (earthquake safety). It is still open to the public, while the basement is worked on. The interior of the lighthouse will be closed once the basement is completed. Please call (619) 557-5450 for info.
For your convenience, Cabrillo National Monument is pleased to offer online versions of teacher packets for our education programs. Feel free to download and print the packets to assist with your classroom activities or educational research.
In Search of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo: A Unit of Study for Grades 3-8 (Developed in partnership between Cabrillo NM and UCLA's National Center for History in the Schools)
Chaparral Supermarket: Native American Plant Uses
Growing Up In the Old Point Loma Lighthouse
Life in the Coastal Sage Scrub: The Ecology of Cabrillo National Monument
Life in the Intertidal Zones
Did You Know?
Did you know that, back in the mid- to late-1800s, children of lightkeepers at the Old Point Loma Lighthouse at Cabrillo National Monument had to row a boat from Point Loma to Old Town San Diego to get to school?