• 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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A view of the Aquatic Park Historic District which includes a lawn area, flowerbeds, benches, a promenade along the waterfront, and a spectacular view of the Aquatic Park lagoon and San Francisco Bay.

The Aquatic Park Historic Landmark District (looking west), with the cable car turn around in the foreground, the Aquatic Park Bathhouse building in the background, and the beach and lagoon on the right.

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Dogs on leashes are welcome in the Aquatic Park Historic Landmark District, except they are not allowed on the beach.

Dogs are not allowed on Hyde Street Pier, or on the historic ships.

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Did You Know?

A historic photo of a 19th century San Francisco street.

19th century San Francisco was a hard drinking town. The sailing ship Balclutha helped quench that thirst by delivering cargoes containing Scotch whiskey, Dutch bitters, French vermouth and ales and liquors of all kinds. More...