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

    Presidio of San Francisco

    California

Places To Go

On the Presidio
 
Image of Infantry Row today

Visitor Centers & Museums

Historic Sites

Nature & Recreation Sites

Architectural Sites

Help us move toward a more environmentally friendly future by leaving your car behind and riding the free Presidio shuttle when visiting places in the Presidio.

 

In Golden Gate National Recreation Area

 

Did You Know?

United States Capitol Building

In 1872, there was a proposal in Congress for the Presidio to become a San Francisco city park. The Army reported that 800 acres were required for national defense, provided barracks be relocated. Despite Congressman Cole's attempts, however, the Presidio reservation remained intact.