• A section of the bowsprint and figurehead on the bow of BALCLUTHA.

    San Francisco Maritime

    National Historical Park California

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  • Ferryboat EUREKA closed for maintenance.

    Ferryboat EUREKA is closed for maintenance. The gangway that links the ship to the pier is being repaired.

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Park Brochure and Map

English

Side One (420 KB pdf file)
Side Two (780 KB pdf file)

French

Side One (1.5 MB pdf file)
Side Two (2.0 MB pdf file)

German

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Side Two (2.0 MB pdf file)

Spanish

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Chinese

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Side Two (2.0 MB pdf file)

Japanese

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Italian


 
Historic and present day photos of Black Point Cove and Aquatic Park.
Redesigning the Waterfront: A Self-Guided Walking Tour
An NPS Photo
 

The tour begins at Hyde Street Pier and continues west to Lower Fort Mason. Rest spots along the route offer stunning views of the Golden Gate Bridge, the Marin Headlands, Angel and Alcatraz Islands and the East Bay Hills.

The walk takes approximately 45 minutes and is three-quarters of a mile (1.2 kilometers).

Click here to view the entire walk.

Did You Know?

A large, ship-shaped building with a red tile roof.

The Aquatic Park Bathhouse building, a Depression-era, Works Progress Administration (WPA) project, was completed in 1939. The art deco building includes tile mosaics of fish, marble floors that resemble a sea chart, and interior walls painted with murals depicting strange creatures of the deep. More...