Fort Point National Historic Site provides the perfect outdoor classroom to engage students in historic inquiry and environmental science.

The following educational programs are offered at Fort Point:

Sensible Habitats takes K-1 nature detectives on an intriguing investigation near the Golden Gate to uncover the rich diversity of human, plant, and animal life.

Point of Inquiry transports 4th grade history sleuths to Gold Rush Fort Point to discover and imagine another time and place.

Students exploring natural ecosystems
Students exploring natural ecosystems in the Fort Point area.

Behind the Bricks sends crafty 4th and 5th grade time travelers to discovery everyday life in 1860s Fort Point.

Click here for complete information on NPS education programs offered at Fort Point NHS and areas of the Golden Gate National Parks.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Fort Point National Historic Site
Building 201, Fort Mason

San Francisco, CA 94123


(415) 556-1693
Please leave a message. Staff are rarely available to answer. The Fort Point Bookstore can be reached at (415) 673-5642.

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