• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument

    Cabrillo

    National Monument California

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  • Visitor Center Scheduled to be Closed Until August 8

    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

Carpooling / Vanpooling

Cabrillo National Monument loves carpoolers! When you carpool to the monument, you:

  • Reduce auto emissions and air pollution
  • Reduce traffic and congestion on roadways
  • Reduce wear and tear on streets and roads
  • Reduce stress
  • Reduce entrance fees – it’s only $5.00 per vehicle to come into Cabrillo National Monument, so load up that car!


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.