Event Details

Date & Time
09/23/2016 11:00 AM
Fee Information
Free
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Logos for the National Park Service and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (left) and a picture of citizenship candidates taking an oath during the 2011 Naturalization Ceremony at Point Reyes National Seashore.

Join the National Park Service as we welcome new citizens during a naturalization ceremony at Point Reyes National Seashore on Friday, September 23, 2016. This is one of many naturalization ceremonies taking place in national parks this year under a partnership between the National Park Service and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).

The ceremony will take place at 11 am on Friday, September 23, at the Bear Valley Picnic Area at Point Reyes National Seashore. Parking is available adjacent to the picnic area.

The National Park Service and USCIS recently renewed a formal partnership to enhance citizenship ceremonies by holding them in national parks throughout the country. The agreement helps introduce new citizens to some of the nation's most significant natural resources and cultural heritage sites. These historic and picturesque sites provide an ideal backdrop for citizenship ceremonies, where new citizens can learn about and reflect on American identity and the responsibilities of citizenship.

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Location:
Bear Valley Picnic Area | Map

Time:
11:00 AM

Fee Information:
Free

Contact Name:
John Dell'Osso

Contact Email:
e-mail us

Contact Phone Number:
415-464-5135

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Mailing Address:

1 Bear Valley Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

Phone:

(415) 464-5100
This number will initially be answered by an automated attendant, from which one can opt to access a name directory, listen to recorded information about the park (i.e., directions to the park; visitor center hours of operation; weather forecast; fire danger information; shuttle bus system status; wildlife updates; ranger-led programs; seasonal events; etc.), or speak with a ranger. Please note that if you are calling between 4:30 pm and 10 am, park staff may not be available to answer your call.

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