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 »
Hispanic Heritage Month
Contact: John Cunnane, 415-561-7170
Join San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park in celebrating West Coast Hispanic Heritage with a presentation entitled Spanish Explorers in Early California. This special program will be offered aboard the park’s 1886 square-rigged ship Balclutha on Sunday, September 21 at 3pm. Additionally, the program will be offered on Saturday October 26, and Saturday November 1 at 3pm.
Did You Know?
The 19th Century sailing ship Balclutha, moored at San Francisco Maritime NHP, carried tons of coal during her career. Coal from Wales and Australia provided fuel for the West Coast's railroads, steamships, factories, businesses and homes.