Basic Information

Visiting the Memorial

The Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial is located on Military Ocean Terminal Concord (MOTCO) and is an active base. Due to its location, tours are only available with reservations on a ranger-guided tour. Public access to the memorial is through a two-week advance reservation process and only on Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays. Allow for 1.5 hours beginning at 12:45 PM. No access Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and during Military Ocean Terminal Concord (MOTCO) operations.
How to make a reservation (click link)

 

The Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial is on a base and sits on the waterfront. There is no shelter at the memorial, aside from the shuttle. It can be windy and cold during any season. Many people prefer to at least bring a light jacket during the summer, or coat during the other seasons.

Entrance Fees:

Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial - $0.00

Reservations are free. No park fee required.

Entrance Passes:

Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial - $0.00

Park passes are not sold or required for reservations. Reservations are free.

 

Last updated: March 31, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

4202 Alhambra Ave
Martinez, CA 94553

Phone:

(925) 228-8860 x6520
General inquiry and reservations.

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