Presidio Visitor Center Grand Opening

Ranger and visitors looking at topographic map of Presidio in the visitor center

Kirke Wrench


Join us for the Grand Opening Celebration at the New William Penn Mott, Jr. Presidio Visitor Center

Saturday, February 25, 10 am to 4 pm
210 Lincoln Boulevard

Bring your family out for a free community celebration at the new Presidio Visitor Center, a gateway for your incredible park adventures. Discover the diverse experiences available at the Presidio through the center’s dynamic exhibits, inspiring videos, and high-tech tools. Then head out in the park for a special day of family fun.

The celebration features an Ohlone welcome dance by the Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe, live musical performances, kids crafts, games, food trucks, and ranger-led walking and shuttle tours.

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Live Music & Dance

Ohlone welcome dance by the Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe (10:10 am + 12:15 pm)
Latin fusion music and dance by Peregrinos Cosmicos (1 pm + 3 pm)
Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Carlos Moreno (Noon + 2 pm at the Presidio Officers' Club)
Performances by the Taiko Drummers (11:30 am + 2 pm)
Dance by the Loong Mah Lion + Dragon Dancers (10:45 am)
San Francisco Conservatory of Music - Music to Go (11am and 1pm at the Officers’ Club)
Presidio Dance Theatre - Dancing Across Cultures (3 pm at the Presidio Officers' Club)

Family Activities

"Creative Family Fun" crafts
Lawn games
YBike "learn to ride" lessons from the Presidio Community YMCA (11 am + 2 pm)

Fun for All

Buy lunch at the food trucks or bring a picnic
Enjoy Ranger-led walks (11:30 am, 1 pm, and 2:30 pm)
Snap pics in the Presidio Photo Booth
Take a self-guided adventure
Meet the Presidio Fire Fighters

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Fort Mason, Bldg. 201
San Francisco, CA 94123


(415) 561-4323
Phone is only answered Thursday though Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm. Leave a message otherwise and we will get back to you on Thursday.

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