Your Safety

Welcome to Alcatraz Island! We hope your visit is enjoyable, enlightening, fun and safe. Enjoy the spectacular views and look out for and uneven pavement.

Dial 9-1-1 in an Emergency

Call to report accidents, fires, or life-threatening emergencies. Cell phone coverage exists throughout most of Alcatraz.

Handrail Safety

Please always use handrails that are provided. Steps can be slippery due to weather conditions and moisture.

Vehicle Safety

Please do not leave visible items in your vehicle, regardless of where you are parking. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Please report any suspicious activities to the visitor center.

Last updated: December 21, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
B201 Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123


(415) 561-4900

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