Hyde Street Pier Closed Mondays through Thursdays (July 24 - August 20)
For public safety, Hyde Street Pier will be closed mid-pier Mondays - Thursdays from July 24 - August 20 during replacement of Eureka's mooring piles. There is no access to the historic ships. The visitor center, Maritime Museum & Aquatic Park are open. More »
Sea Rose for your pocket
A maritime poem to celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day:
Sea Rose by H.D.
Rose, harsh rose,
Stunted, with small leaf,
Can the spice-rose
(from Sea Garden by H.D. London : Constable, 1916)
Did You Know?
The brick building that houses the Visitor Center was built in 1908. It was originally constructed as a warehouse for the California Fruit Canners Association. The building was was given Landmark Status in 1975.