Stand on the stern of Balclutha, face west to feel the fresh wind blowing in from the Pacific Ocean. Located in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history. Read More
Where Your Imagination Can Travel to the 19th Century
Through Our Eyes: Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion Bringing Together African American Park Rangers for Storytelling and Intergenerational Dialogue
Learn more about the historic square-rigged vessel.
The Maritime Museum
The Maritime Museum is in the historic Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building.
Discover Park Collections
The Maritime Research Center is the premier resource for Pacific Coast maritime history. Get access to the largest NPS museum collection.