• View of the Golden Gate Bridge, taken from the Marin Headlands, looking across the bay back towards San Francisco, seen in the distance.

    Golden Gate

    National Recreation Area California

Coastal Defenses and Artillery Image Gallery

Fort Point parade ground
The Fort Point parade ground, showing a Rodman cannon
Golden Gate NRA, Park Archives,Various Sites in the GGNRA, 1982-1993, GOGA-2983.087 
 

In this gallery, explore images relating to coastal defenses and artillery in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Many of these images appear in other galleries if they also relate to a specific area.

Images within these albums may be used for any legitimate non-commercial public or press use with proper credit given to the National Park Service. If you have any questions or additional information on these images, please contact the Park Archives and Records Center’s reference archivist at 415-561-2807 or e-mail us.

 

Did You Know?

Granite block at Crissy Field

Some granite on the beaches of San Francisco arrived here from China as ballast in ships during the Gold Rush.