• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument

    Cabrillo

    National Monument California

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  • Cabrillo National Monument Theater Closed on Selected Dates

    Due to National Park Service alternate uses, the Cabrillo National Monument theater will be closed to the public on the following dates: October 28 all day, October 29 9am-12pm, November 6, 2014 12pm-5pm. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

Animals

Barnacles
Barnacles are animals too!  Click on "Tidepool Animals" to the left to learn more about these and other critters that live in the intertidal zone.
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Cabrillo National Monument and the Point Loma peninsula are home to a wide variety of animals that have adapted to this environmental island. Click on a topic to the left to learn more.

Did You Know?

Egret

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