Guided Tours

NPS Ranger leading Interpretive Program
San Francisco Maritime NHP Ranger leading an Interpretive program for a school group.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Interpretive Programs

A Variety of Ranger-led programs and demonstrations are offered at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

 
The Star of Alaska (Balclutha)
The Star of Alaska, now known as the Balclutha, underway.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Daily programs: a guided tour of the 1886 square-rigger, Balclutha at 2:15pm.
 
Black Point over the present Aquatic Park area
Looking toward Black Point over the present Aquatic Park area, San Francisco, CA.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

Weekend programs: Waterfront Walking Tour. Saturday and Sunday Starting at 10:30am in the lobby of the Argonaut Hotel.

 
Chinese Workers on deck
Chinese ship workers on the main deck during meal time.

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

Specially Scheduled Programs: Chance and Fair Play. This is a facilitated dialogue program and involves group discussion and participation. Please click here for program details.

Chance and Fair Play: A discussion of opportunity and equality.

 
Additional public programs are offered and change daily. It is best to call the Visitor Center on the day of your visit to find out what programs are scheduled. The Visitor Center is open everyday from 9:30am to 5:00pm and can be reached at 415-447-5000.

Please view our Calendar as well for other programs and events.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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

Phone:

(415) 561-7000

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