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

    Presidio of San Francisco

    California

Operating Hours & Seasons

Presidio Visitor Center

Temporarily located in Building 105 Montgomery Street - on the Main Post Parade Ground, corner of Lincoln Blvd.

Hours of Operation

Thursday to Sunday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Phone

(415) 561-4323 for more information and to reserve space in scheduled programs

Exhibits

Legacy Buffalo Soldiers! exhibit telling the story of African American soldiers in the segregated Army, rotating history panels and videos. Pamphlets and other visitor information available.

Fort Point National Historic Site

Located under the south anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge at the west end of Marine Drive.

Hours of Operation

Thursday through Tuesday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, closed Wednesday

Phone

(415) 556-1693

Exhibits

There are various exhibits within the fort itself, where the Fort Point Bookstore is also located. On the first floor there is an exhibit about the construction and Civil War soldier responsibilities. On the second floor there are two photo exhibits. One depiciting the roles of women in the military. The other is about the lives of African-American soldiers and their struggle for acceptance. On the third floor there is an exhibit about the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge. Visit our website for more information.

Warming Hut Bookstore & Cafe

Located at 983 Marine Drive - accessed from Mason Street at the west end of Crissy Field.

Hours of Operation

Daily 9am-5pm

Phone

(415) 561-3040

Did You Know?

The Presidio Fire Station

In the aftermath of a tragic fire that killed four family members of General John Pershing, the army built a fire station at the Presidio. The new Presidio Fire Station was the first on any U.S. Army post to house a permanent fire company with trained firefighters.