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

    Presidio of San Francisco

    California

Presidio Visitor Center

The Presidio Visitor Center is temporarily located in Building 105 Montgomery Street at the bottom of the Main Post parade ground near the corner of Lincoln Boulevard. A new permanent visitor center is being planned to open in 2014. Phone (415) 561-4323 for information and program reservations.

 

Did You Know?

U.S. Army major rank insignia

In 1915, a tragic fire at the Presidio claimed the lives of General Pershing’s wife and his three daughters. Pershing's son, Francis Warren, survived the blaze and chose to enlist in the army as a private during World War II. By the end of the war he had achieved the rank of major.