The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. To us, it's not about cakes and candles — it's about being an organization ready to take on the challenges of our second century. Our blueprint to get there — A Call to Action — outlines the innovative work we want to accomplish. San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing locally and get involved!
Researchers now have access to records of all the cataloged holdings of San Francisco Maritime NHP's Library with live links to available electronic editions. Keys also contains a growing number of records for archival collections that link to expanded collection descriptions, digital media, and more. Read more
San Francisco Maritime NHP is scanning, cataloging, and making available online cards held in its archives that record the employees building ships at Union Iron Works during the 1910s. The cards contain a wealth of data of interest to family, labor, and demographic historians. Read more
Master Ranger Docents call on a lifetime of skills and experiences to teach visitors about the park, reach diverse audiences, and pass along stewardship messages to future generations. Read more
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park's replica San Francisco Bay shrimp junk sails the Bay to participate in community heritage events. Read more