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Press Releases

Alcatraz Tours
March 19, 2007
Alcatraz, the world-famous former Federal penitentiary and International visitor destination in the center of San Francisco Bay, has just benefited from a multi-million dollar restoration and renovation that has dramatically transformed and improved the way visitors experience the iconic national park.
Alcatraz Island
March 19, 2007
From its inception as a military fortress during the Civil War era, to the revolutionary 18-month occupation by the Indians of All Tribes during the 1960s, to its standing today as one of the country’s most popular National Park sites, the history of Alcatraz is fascinating to discover.
Alcatraz Island
March 19, 2007
Between 1934 and 1963, Alcatraz housed a total of 1,576 inmates; here’s a line up of a few who were considered the “worst of the worst.”

Press Coverage

The Mercury News

Life on The Rock: Inmate, guard and residents recount daily living on Alcatraz

SF Gate

Ocean Beach added to iconic artistic renderings of Golden Gate attractions

SF Gate

Ocean Beach added to iconic artistic renderings of Golden Gate attractions

The Christian Science Monitor

The man behind many enhancements enjoyed by visitors at Golden Gate parklands

Point Reyes Light

Bat study rounds first year