• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument

    Cabrillo

    National Monument California

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  • Lighthouse Will Be Closed for Seismic Retrofit April 7 through May 16

    The Lighthouse is undergoing a Seismic retrofit and will be closed from April 7 - May 16. Visitors can still access the Assistant Keepers Quarters exhibit from the south door, Lighthouse Comfort Station, and Kelp Forest Overlook. Call 619-557-5450.

  • Visitor Center Scheduled to be Closed May 19 through June 16

    The Visitor Center will be undergoing a Seismic Retrofit and will be closed. Visitors will still be able to access the Auditorium, Ballast View and the East Patio. These dates are subject to change. Please call 619 557-5450 for updated information

  • National Parks Week

    Come Join us during National Parks Week April 19-27. You can see the schedule here. More »

Zero-Waste Lunch Program

Cabrillo National Monument and the National Park Service are committed to building and maintaining a healthy planet. You can play a vital part in our efforts when you bring your class to the park.

  • Our Zero Waste Picnic is a comprehensive program that teaches your students the value of the Three R’s: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.
  • The Children’s Recycling Activity is a great way to get kids thinking about the Three R’s and how they can help our environment.

Together we can work towards a planet that is a healthy home to thriving ecosystems!

 

Did You Know?

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Did you know that over 200 species of birds have been recorded at Cabrillo National Monument, including land, shore, and sea birds.