Tours

View toward the ocean from Sweeney Ridge
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Commemorating 10,000 years of Ohlone Settlement in San Mateo County & The 250th Anniversary of the Portola’ Expedition Sighting of San Francisco Bay. Hosted at the Pacifica Community Center (540 Crespi Drive), there will be ranger-guided hikes to the Sweeney Ridge site and a dedication ceremony with political dignitaries dedicating...
Four National Park Service rangers with faces painted stand around on Dia de los Muertos
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Many Latin American cultures celebrate life and honor their heritage through art and stories. Join us to sample yummy cultural treats, create traditional Day of the Dead art and celebrate our heritage.
Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
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Join a ranger near the front entrance of Fort Point for a tour! Learn about the soldiers' lives at Fort Point, the fort's unique architecture, the defenses of the Golden Gate and lots more. Tours are scheduled daily at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and typically last 30 minutes. Staff availability may affect these tour times, please inquire upon arrival.
Alcatraz Historic Prisons
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Alcatraz Visitor Center
Join volunteers from the Friends of Civil War Alcatraz for a bi-annual day commemorating life on Fort Alcatraz.
Sunset over Crissy Field Marsh
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Presidio Visitor Center
Why do plants have so many names? Join National Park Service intern Carmen Chan as you look high and low to search for various plants around the Presidio.
Image of the interior of Fort Point with the lighthouse
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Entrance
Join a ranger near the front entrance of Fort Point for a tour! Learn about the soldiers' lives at Fort Point, the fort's unique architecture, the defenses of the Golden Gate and lots more. Tours are scheduled daily at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and typically last 30 minutes. Staff availability may affect these tour times, please inquire upon arrival.
Lands End Lookout
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Lands End Lookout Visitor Center
Calling all photography lovers, observe Golden Gate National Parks through a new lens!
Marin Headlands
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Marin Headlands Visitor Center
Curious about the Marin Headland's wild plants? Come join Ranger Jamie on a short guided walk as she identifies plants, their medicinal uses, and purposes of these amazing plant species in the Headland's ecosystem. Meet at the Marin Headlands Visitor Center parking lot 15 minutes before the program. Sign up...
Two coyotes
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Presidio Officer's Club
Join us for a walk through the Presidio with expert David Harelson to learn about the Presidio’s wildlife management strategies.
Image of wildflowers at Lands End
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Lands End Parking Lot
Take a stroll through Lands End and experience one of the showiest floral displays in the Bay Area.