Basic Information

Fog and Golden Gate Bridge
The Presidio is free and open 24 hours a day. There is a charge for parking at most places in the Presidio.

Please check the Operating Hours & Seasons page for information on specific visitor facilities in the Presidio.

Before you arrive you may want to download a recreation map of the Presidio.

The weather at the Presidio is typically cool and quite variable from location to location. The summer is often foggy and cool, so a light coat or sweater is appropriate year-round.

The Presidio Visitor Center has a small selection of books and souvenirs, as well as National Park passes.

Permits and reservations may be required for some activities at the Presidio.

Last updated: March 6, 2016

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

201 Fort Mason
San Francisco, CA 94123


Phone is answered daily from 10 am to 5 pm. Leave a message otherwise and we will get back to you. United States Park Police Dispatch: Non-Emergency: 415-561-5505 Emergency: 415-561-5656

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