Military History Building Closed until March 10, 2014
The Military History Building is undergoing a Seismic Retrofit (Earthquake Safety) and will be closed through 3/10/14. We apologize for this inconvenience.
Interior of Lighthouse Will Be Closed for Seismic Retrofit
The Lighthouse is undergoing a Seismic retrofit (earthquake safety). It is still open to the public, while the basement is worked on. The interior of the lighthouse will be closed once the basement is completed. Please call (619) 557-5450 for info.
As the park is a day-use area, there are no accommodations located within Cabrillo National Monument. However, your visit here may include an overnight stay at one of the many lodging establishments located within the city of San Diego. To help you find a hotel, bed and breakfast, campground, or vacation rental, click here to go to the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau website for accommodations. Please note that this link is provided only as an aid to your travel planning; it is not intended as an endorsement of any of the establishments listed.
Did You Know?
Did you know that in World War II, the Japanese Navy was ordered to avoid San Diego because of the coastal defense systems in place, some of which can still be seen today within Cabrillo National Monument?