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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NPS App: Fort Point

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Guided Tours

Find out when special tours and programs are offered and how to register for them.

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Info for Visitors with Disabilities

Find out what accessibility resources are available in GGNRA

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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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Come to Living History Day!

Fort Point comes to life with music, marching and colorful uniforms of the Civil War.

Last updated: April 19, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Fort Point National Historic Site
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123


(415) 561-4959

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