Immerse Yourself in San Francisco's Dramatic History

From its vantage point overlooking the spectacular Golden Gate, Fort Point defended the San Francisco Bay following California's Gold Rush through World War II. Its beautifully arched casemates display the art of 3rd system brick masonry and interacts gracefully with the Golden Gate Bridge. Read More

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Places To Go

Learn about all the sites you can visit at GGNRA.

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Find out how to get permits for picnics, beach fires, weddings, filming & other special events.

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Guided Tours

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Access Fort Point

Find out what accessibility resources are available at Fort Point.

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NPS App: Fort Point

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Last updated: August 24, 2023

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Mailing Address:

Fort Point National Historic Site
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123


United States Park Police Dispatch: Non-Emergency: 415-561-5505 Emergency: 415-561-5656

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