Operating Hours & Seasons

Cabrillo National Monument will be open until sunset on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until August 30. The tidepool area will be open until 30 minutes before sunset.

The park is open from 9 am to 5 pm Mondays - Thursdays.

 
Lighthouse visitors
The Old Point Loma Lighthouse has been welcoming visitors since 1855.

NPS Photo

 

Cabrillo National Monument is open from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please note the following facility closing times:

FEATURE OR FACILITY




CLOSING TIME




Assistant Keepers Quarters Exhibit 5:00 PM
Bayside Trail 4:00 PM
Bookstore 5:00 PM
Cabrillo and the Age of Exploration Exhibit 5:00 PM
Lighthouse 5:00 PM
Military History Exhibit 5:00 PM
Tidepools 4:30 PM
Entrance Station 5:00 PM
Visitor Center 5:00 PM

 

5:00 PM Park Closure

Please note: The main gate into Cabrillo National Monument closes at 5:00 PM, and all visitors must exit the park at 5:00 PM. Public access after 5pm and before 9am is not allowed. This includes walking, jogging, biking or any type of entry is not allowed.

Thank you for your understanding. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us.

Last updated: July 30, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Phone:

(619) 523-4285

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