Park Visitor Services

Shop, Nosh, Stay, and Learn in Your Parks

Looking for a meaningful memento (or a perfect gift!) from the Golden Gate National Parks? Seeking a scrumptious snack, or a place to pitch your tent? Or do you simply have a burning question about Civil War-era brick masonry, chaparral habitat restoration, or 16th-century maritime history? Park stores, visitor centers, and campgrounds have you covered. And don’t forget: your purchases help support our conservation programs that sustain these national parks!

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Tents at Haypress Campground
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Campground
Haypress Campground is nestled in the heart of Tennessee Valley, .75-miles from the Tennessee Valley parking area.
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Visitor Center
Located at beautiful Drake’s Beach this center contains exhibits focused on 16th-century maritime exploration, marine fossils, and marine environments.
Tent aglow at Kirby Cove Campground
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Campground
Adjacent to the north side of the Golden Gate Bridge this is a beach-side campground boasting spectacular views.
The outside of Lands End Lookout at sunset
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Cafe
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The Lands End Lookout includes informational exhibits, a gift shop, a café, and restrooms. Learn about the natural and cultural history of the area and browse the selection of unique interpretive items for purchase.
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Visitor Center
Located 45 minutes west of Bear Valley on the Point Reyes Headlands, at the end of Sir Francis Drake Blvd., the Center is a 650 meter (0.4 mile) uphill walk from the parking lot. Browse exhibits on the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse, whales, seals, sea lions, wildflowers, birds, and maritime history.
The white chapel building that houses the Marin Headlands Visitor Center
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Visitor Center
The Marin Headlands Visitor Center is located in the historic Fort Barry Chapel, at the intersection of Field and Bunker Roads. The Visitor Center is approximately 3 miles from either entrance to the Marin Headlands. The Center's exhibits introduce the Headland's natural history and trace the area's human history from...
People head toward the Visitor Center under an umbrella on a rainy day
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Visitor Center
The Muir Woods Visitor Center features exhibits and a vast selection of literature and information on Muir Woods.
Alcatraz Tours
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Tour
Guided tours are offered each day by park rangers and other staff.
Presidio Officers' Club
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Visitor Center
Touted as San Francisco’s most historic building, the Officers’ Club—once a social hub for U.S. Army officers and their families—has roots that go back to the earliest days of Spanish settlement, in the late 18th century. Now a multifaceted cultural destination, the Officers’ Club offers free exhibits tracing the Presidio's past and present, free live music and talks, weekend crafts for kids, and school field trips.
Visitor Center building, with the Golden Gate Bridge in the background
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Visitor Center
The William Penn Mott, Jr. Presidio Visitor Center is a 4,000-square-foot facility at the north end of the Main Post and serves as a new welcoming and orientation gateway, where visitors are introduced to the vast natural, cultural, and historical resources of the Presidio—and plan their adventures across the park.
A group of adults sit outside on a sunny day eating lunch at a picnic bench under eucalyptus trees while surrounded by camping tents
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Campground
Rob Hill Campground, the only overnight facility of its kind in the city, sits atop the highest point in the Presidio overlooking Baker Beach and the Pacific Ocean.
Round House Cafe
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Cafe
Enjoy hot food and drinks while taking in the best views in the Bay Area!

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