Crissy Field Center
National Park Service, GGNRA
The Crissy Field Center has relocated to the East Beach area on Crissy Field while Doyle Drive is being rebuilt. The center offers a rich array of educational programs that focus on the convergence of urban and natural environments. Its mission is to promote multicultural perspectives, environmental stewardship, and community service.
The new Crissy Field Center is not open to the general public, but food and refreshments are available in Beach Hut Cafe; located in the same building.
Did You Know?
Major Jonathan Letterman--after whom the hospital at the Presidio was renamed in 1911--was the medical director of the Army of the Potomac. A founding father of military medicine, Letterman organized forward first-aid stations, mobile field hospitals, and ambulance services during the Civil War.