• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument

    Cabrillo

    National Monument California

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  • Visitor Center Scheduled to be Closed Until Mid to Late July

    The Visitor Center is undergoing a Seismic Retrofit. 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

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?

Old Point Loma Lighthouse

Did you know that the Old Point Loma Lighthouse at Cabrillo National Monument was only in service for 36 years? Due to its hilltop location, the light was frequently obscured by low clouds and fog, forcing construction of a new lighthouse closer to the water.