• 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

Operating Hours & Seasons

Lighthouse visitors
The Old Point Loma Lighthouse has been welcoming visitors since 1855.
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WE'RE OPEN 364 DAYS OF THE YEAR

Cabrillo National Monument is open 364 days a year, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM - we are closed Christmas Day, December 25. Please note the following facility closing times:




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Assistant Keepers Quarters Exhibit 5:00 PM
Bayside Trail 4:00 PM
Bookstore 5:00 PM
Cabrillo and the Age of Exploration Exhibit 5:00 PM
Lighthouse 5:00 PM
Military History Exhibit 5:00 PM
Tidepools 4:30 PM
Entrance Station 4:55 PM
Visitor Center 5:00 PM

 

5:00 PM Park Closure

Please note: The main gate into Cabrillo National Monument closes at 4:55 PM, and all visitors must exit the park at 5:00 PM. Public access after 5pm and before 9am is not allowed. This includes walking, jogging, biking or any type of entry is not allowed.

Thank you for your understanding. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us.

Did You Know?

Harbor view

Did you know that Cabrillo National Monument boasts one of the best harbor views in the world? On clear winter days, you can experience a panorama that stretches from Mexico to the snow-capped mountains east of Los Angeles.