Discovering Historic Railroad Tracks
Architects have found remnants of historic railroad tracks from a landmarked army shipping depot!
Rehabilitation of Pier Shed 2
To learn more about the history of the San Francisco Port of Embarkation, please visit the San Francisco Port of Embarkation history page or download the self-guided walking tour Fort Mason Center History Tour: Gateway to the Pacific.
To learn more about other preservation projects in the park, please visit the Golden Gate Preservation page.
Did You Know?
GGNRA owns two of these rare, wood-frame shacks, built in 1906 to shelter survivors of the famous San Francisco earthquake. Now located at the Presidio, these shacks once comprised 24 city blocks and at peak occupancy, housed a total of 16,448 refugees.