Last updated: March 23, 2016
Alerts & Conditions
During the Federal government shutdown, some park areas are open and others are closedThe Aquatic Park lawns, bleachers, promenade, beach and cove are open, however there are no NPS-provided services. Hyde Street Pier, the visitor center, the maritime museum, Aquatic Park (Muni) Pier, and the Maritime Research Center are closed.
Caution: Dangerous Marine LifeMarine mammal bites have occurred in Aquatic Park Cove, most recently on January 11, 2018. Incidents usually happened at low tide to swimmers by the breakwater or in the central Cove. Please use caution, and do not approach sea lions or seals.