Where Your Imagination Can Travel to the 19th Century

Located in the Fisherman's Wharf neighborhood, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park offers visitors the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Pacific Coast maritime history. The Park includes a magnificent fleet of historic ships, a Visitor Center, Maritime Museum, Maritime Research Center, and Aquatic Park Historic District.

A sailing ship built in 1886 moored along a pier.

The Historic Ships

Discover the collection of historic vessels at Hyde Street Pier.

Aquatic Park Pier (Muni Pier)

Aquatic Park Pier (Muni Pier)

Built to create a protected cove where City residents could swim and recreate, the pier is now a threatened landmark in need of major repair

A ship on the water with sails raised.

Alma

Haul lines and raise sails, or sit back and relax, as you explore San Francisco Bay aboard Alma.

A building with a red roof and white sides.

The Maritime Museum

The Maritime Museum is in the historic Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building.

A black and white photo of a SF wharf.

Discover Park Collections

The Maritime Research Center is the premier resource for Pacific Coast maritime history. Get access to the largest NPS museum collection.

Last updated: August 21, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

2 Marina Boulevard, Building E, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94123

Phone:

(415) 561-7000
The public information office is open from 8am to 5pm on weekdays and we will respond to all messages by the next business day.

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