Fees & Passes

Fee Booth at Hyde St. Pier
Fee Booth at Hyde St. Pier

San Francisco Maritime National Historical park

Credit/Debit Cards accepted at San Francisco Maritime NHP Fee Booth
Credit/Debit cards accepted at San Francisco Maritime NHP Fee Booth.

Buy an Entrance Pass at the Park for admission to San Francisco Maritime's collection of Historic ships

At the Fee Booth at Hyde Street Pier, cash and credit/debit cards with Visa/Mastercard logo are accepted. Credit/Debit cards preferred for payment.

Entrance to the ships is free for supervised children 15 years of age and younger.

Types of Entrance Fees

$10 Individual Entry Pass - valid 1 through 7 days
Per person fee for visitors to the historic ships. Non-transferable. Valid for San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park Annual Pass - $50
Valid for San Francisco Maritime National historical park one year from month of purchase. The pass is non-transferable.

Entrance Fee-Free Days

No entrance fee on the days listed below. For more information, call the visitor center at 415-447-5000.

In 2016:

January 18

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

April 16-24

National Park Week

August 25-28

National Park Service Birthday Weekend

September 24

National Public Lands Day

November 11

Veterans Day


Buy Entrance Fee or Pass in Advance

Download the app and buy your entrance fee or annual park pass before arrival!

It is now possible to purchase electronic passes for entrance to the ships through the park's authorized electronic pass vendor, Viply LLC. Viply has created an app allowing park visitors to purchase their passes from their smartphones. The app currently runs on iOS and Android devices and enables users to purchase any number of weekly passes or SAFR annual park passes. (Remember, children 15 years or younger accompanied by an adult do not need an entry ticket.) To board the ships, please check in and scan the electronic pass at the Hyde Street Pier ticket booth.


Federal Pass Program: America the Beautiful

The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass Series. A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Click here for more pass information.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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


(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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