NPS tours of Port Chicago Naval Magazine NM: UPDATE
No tours available on September 26, 27, 28th 2013 due to lack of staffing. Also, please call 925-228-8860 ext. 6520 to confirm your reservation request. All tours are requests until confirmed by NPS staff with a phone call or email.
Operating Hours & Seasons
Access To Site
Public access to the Memorial is through two week advance reservation only,
No access Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and during Military Ocean Terminal Concord (MOTCO) operations.
Call (925) 228-8860 for more information.
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.