Things To Do
Enjoy hands-on exhibits, information panels throughout the park and ships, videos, and tours.
Participate in park ranger-led interpretive programs such as "Animals of Hyde Street Pier," "Birds of the Bay," "Historic Waterfront Walking Tour," and a tour below decks of the Eureka ferryboat. Observe and join in on sail demonstrations aboard the Balclutha, including setting the staysail.
Go sailing on scow schooner Alma
For more information, call the Visitor Center, 415-447-5000.
Did You Know?
Once, hundreds of sailing schooners carried lumber to San Francisco from Washington, Oregon, and the California Redwood Coast. Built in 1895, C.A. Thayer, once part of that mighty Pacific Coast fleet, survives at San Francisco Maritime NHP. More...