• Line of Civil War re-enactors in uniforms with guns at Fort Point

    Fort Point

    National Historic Site California

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    Fort Point is open Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fort Point


Did You Know?

Captain Dora E Thompson, Chief Nurse, Letterman Hospital 1905-1933.

Dora Thompson, chief nurse, helped save lives during the 1906 SF Earthquake. In 1914, she became superintendent of the Nurse Corps then returned to Letterman Hospital in 1922, where they dedicated a hall in her honor. Although the Hall is gone the restored creek still flows through Thompson Hollow.