The following programs are provided free of charge. However, because of possible changes in programming, please contact us or consult the sallyport program board for program updates.
For curriculum based education programs for schools groups, please refer our Education page for details.
Guardians of the Golden Gate Video:
Building the Golden Gate Bridge Video:
Please be advised that the following programs do require reservations in advance. For some, reservations should be made at least a month ahead due to limited space availability. Reservations can only be made over the phone by calling (415) 556-1693.
Pier Crabbing Demonstration
All programs are full through October 2015. We will start taking reservations again for next year's programs on March 1, 2016.
Join the Fort Point Rangers to learn more about some of the Fort's more salty visitors! Meet at the entrance of the Warming Hut to learn the secrets of capturing San Francisco's most elusive crustaceans during this hands-on program. We will discuss ideal crab habitat, equipment, and San Francisco's regulations for crab fishing. Then, you can try your luck with our nets! Please bring a bucket if you would like to keep any legal crabs you may catch.
Due to limited space, reservations are required. Please call (415) 556-1693 to make a reservation.
Fort Point Candlelight Tour
We will begin taking reservations for programs in November & December on October 1st, 2015.
Join one of the Fort Point rangers for a tour in a different light! Along the way, you'll be transported to the momentous era of the 1800's, experiencing first-hand the tales and valiant stories that once graced the halls of an unwavering guardian, watching diligently over the treasured Golden Gate.
Due to limited space for this program, reservations are required. Reservations are limited to no more than six per group. We also advise that this program may not be suited for children under the age of 10. Please call (415) 556-1693 for reservations.
For the next Pier Crabbing or Candlelight Tour dates