Battery Townsley "pond" in a former gun emplacement
Battery Townsley
This two hour hike focuses on the World War II history of Fort Cronkhite, including wartime invasion scares, soldier life at the fort, and a visit to the labyrinthine interior of Battery Townsley.
Shot of Golden Gate Bridge from Crissy Field Area
Crissy Field Center
Led by one of our talented park volunteer photographers, this class is for those who have an interest in getting better photographs with their cameras. It is designed to take beginners who are using the “Auto” mode most of the time and want to use the other features to improve their results.
Hawk in flight over Bay.
Hawk Hill Road Trailhead
The Golden Gate Raptor Observatory is collaborating with Park Academy to bring you a field experience during the fall migration! Join Allen Fish (Director of the Golden Gate Raptor Obervatory) for this special outing to practice your hawk identification!
Gun at Black Point Battery in Fort Mason
Mon, Nov 18 3:00pm-5:00pm
Fort Mason Flagpole
Explore Fort Mason’s charming walkways and discover the complex history of this tiny military post.
Schooner Alma sailing in the Aquatic Park lagoon
Sat, Nov 16 10:00am-12:00pm
Just a stone’s toss from Fort Mason, join us for a special tour of the interactive exhibits of the Maritime Museum at the San Francisco National Historical Park.
a hill of grass and flowers leads the ruins of Sutro Baths at Lands End overlooking the Pacific Ocean
Sutro Heights Park
Join us ann Park Historian John Martini as we explore Sutro Heights and Sturo Baths, and learn about the plans for a vast "Pleasure Ground", and see the ruins of what was once the world's largest indoor swimming complex.
Image of the front of the Presidio Visitor Center with the Golden Gate Bridge in the backgrounr
Presidio Visitor Center
Join us for a special insider’s view of the Presidio Tunnel Tops project, which will create 14 acres of new parkland on top of the Presidio Parkway (Doyle Drive) tunnels.
A dark hall leads to a person looking down through a sunny archway on one of Fort Points upper levels
Fort Point
Join us at Fort Point for a tour of Fort Point, led by park historian John Martini, to learn about the "fort that never fired a shot in anger".
Muir Beach
Muir Beach Overlook
Walk in the long shadows and hear the bird songs as the sunsets at Muir Beach. Explore what Muir Beach has to offer in the evening as you learn about the coho salmon restoration work happening at Redwood Creek.
Cooper's Hawk
Hawk Hill
Explore Hawk Hill with Golden Gate Raptor Observatory Director Allen Fish on this short hike during peak raptor migration season.