• American Camp parade ground looking west

    San Juan Island

    National Historical Park Washington

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  • English Camp Visitor Contact Station on Summer Schedule

    The English Camp visitor contact station in the Royal Marine Barracks is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., daily through September 1. Grounds are open daily from dawn to 11 p.m.

  • American Camp Visitor Center on Summer Schedule

    The American Camp visitor center is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through September 1. Grounds remain open daily from dawn to 11 p.m More »

  • Brief American and English Camps Visitor Center Closure

    The American and English camps visitor centers will be closed from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, August 27. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Park Planning

Fire crew discussses prescribed burn
An NPS fire crew from Olympic National Park and San Juan Island National Historical Park discusses prescribed burn tactics on the American Camp prairie. Restoring the prairie to its natural state is a key element in the park's long-range planning.
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To learn more about park projects, including the Fire Management Plan and the Cattle Point Road Relocation, please click on the link below:

Park Planning, Environment and Public Comment/San Juan Island NHP

Click here to view the Island Marble Butterfly Conservation Agreement and Strategy

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The English Camp barracks was originally used as the privates' mess until extended in 1867. During the restoration process in the early 1970's a pot of gold coins and currency was found in the attic. The treasure belonged to the Crook family, who settled on the site in 1875.