Park on Winter Schedule
The American Camp Visitor Center is closed Thanksgiving Day, re-opening Friday. Winter hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday. The English Camp Visitor Center is closed for the winter. Grounds at both units are open from dawn to 11 p.m. daily. More »
San Juan Island National Historical Park visitor services were designed, in part, to provide information for visitors arriving after hours.
Self-guided walk booklets are available in trail head boxes at both park units and year round in the American Camp visitor center. The park map and guide, annual newspaper, Pig War education resource guide and Junior Ranger worksheets are also available online and year round in the American visitor center.
Additionally, at both camps, wayside exhibits provide immediate interpretive information at locations of historical significance.
Did You Know?
American Camp's Officers' Quarters, built in 1859-1860, is the oldest structure on San Juan Island. It may have once been home to Capt. George E. Pickett of Civil War fame.