The National Park Service turns 100 on August 25, 2016. As we lead up to the centennial, we invite you to participate in Find Your Park Experiences to learn, discover, be inspired, or simply have fun in national parks. Find Your Park Experiences offer unique opportunities to explore national parks both in person and online. Check out the experiences in this park or search all experiences to identify an opportunity that matches your interests. You can also share your national park story at FindYourPark.com.
A Call to Action remains the foundation for our 2016 centennial preparations. It is the National Park Service's blueprint for the future, outlining 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 and get involved!
Visit San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park’s fleet of historic ships on Hyde Street Pier and experience the sights, sounds and textures of San Francisco’s seafaring past. Read more
Take a walk around Aquatic Park, a waterfront oasis in a busy urban area. Enjoy expansive views of Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, and the park’s historic ships. Read more
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