• The tidepools of Cabrillo National Monument


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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

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Cabrillo National Monument Foundation
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Cabrillo National Monument Conservancy
Join the Conservancy and help support special projects at Cabrillo. Participate in the Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration by watching from a unique viewing area on the grounds of the Park.

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.