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 »
Craig Kenkel Named Superintendent of San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
Contact: Sue Husari, 510-817-1320
Contact: Lynn Cullivan, 415-561-7006
OAKLAND, California – The Pacific West Region’s Acting Regional Director, Rory Westberg, announced today that Craig Kenkel has been selected as the Superintendent of San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. Kenkel, Acting Deputy Superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area, will assume his duties in May. He replaces Kate Richardson, now the Program Manager for Workforce Enrichment in the Washington Office. “Craig is the consummate professional who brings a rich background in cultural resources and program management to this position,” said Westberg.
Did You Know?
Clipper cards were small, often colorful cards issued to advertise specific voyages from one port to another, usually from Boston or New York to San Francisco. Their heyday was the late 1850s to early 1860s. More...