PORT CHICAGO NM CLOSURE
Port Chicago Naval Magazine NM is currently open from August 4th - 19th, 2014. For tours, reservations are required at least one week in advance.
Fees & Reservations
The memorial is currently closed to the public, except for the following dates:
How To Visit
Reservations are required and must be made at least one week prior to your visit to the Memorial. Government photo ID numbers required for military base access.
All visitors to the Memorial must enter with the National Park Service. The U.S. Army requires even active U.S. Military to make a reservation. Military Ocean Terminal Concord is a controlled access area. All visitors to the site must be U.S. Citizens or permanent residents.
To request a reservation: at least one week before your planned visit, call or email us with the following information about each visitor.
All visitors are shuttled to the Memorial in a National Park Service vehicle from John Muir National Historic Site (4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez, CA). Please be at John Muir NHS by 12:45 PM on your tour date.
Call today to reserve your seat at (925) 228-8860 ext. 6520
Did You Know?
Port Chicago National Memorial is not only a tribute to the 320 men who died in the WWII explosion, but it became the touchstone for desegrgation in the military.