• East view from Crissy Field overlook with old Coast Guard station on left and city on right

    Presidio of San Francisco


The Buffalo Soldiers Exhibit

Buffalo Soldiers exhibit panel

Panel from the Fort Point exhibit.

Although the Buffalo Soldiers never served at Fort Point, this National Historic Site has a permanent exhibit of photographs and associated text on the history of African Americans in the Army. The exhibit focuses in particular on the Buffalo Soldier regiments. This exhibit is located on the second floor (this area is not wheelchair accessible).

Did You Know?

Officers' Quarters built on Infantry Terrace in 1910

The entire Presidio has been designated a National Historic Landmark. Of the 870 structures on the former post, 470 are considered to have historical significance.