Immerse Yourself in Civil War History in a Dramatic Setting
From its vantage point overlooking the spectacular Golden Gate, Fort Point protected San Francisco harbor from Confederate and foreign attack during and after the U.S. Civil War. Its beautifully arched casemates display the art of the master brick mason from the Civil War period.Read More
Did You Know?
Golden Gate National Recreation Area has the largest Volunteers-In-Parks program in the National Park system. In 2005, 12,991 volunteers donated 372,932 hours to park projects.