PORT CHICAGO NM CLOSURE
Port Chicago Naval Magazine NM is currently closed until October 4, 2014. For tours, reservations are required at least one week in advance.
Port Chicago Disaster
Did You Know?
After the Port Chicago explosion on July 17, 1944, where more than 5000 tons of TNT went off, the deepwater harbor and piers were completely destroyed. Surprisingly, the harbor and pier were back up and running in a month.