San Francisco, CA 94123
For 218 years, the Presidio served as an army post for three nations. World and local events, from military campaigns to the rise of aviation, from World Fairs to earthquakes, left their mark. Come enjoy the history and beauty of the Presidio. Explore centuries of architecture. Reflect in a national cemetery. Walk through an historic airfield, forests, or to beaches, and admire spectacular vistas.
The park is open year-round. Information on points of interest and Presidio history is available at the Visitor Center located in the Officers’‘ Club, Building 50, on Moraga Avenue near Arguello Boulevard. The Visitor Center is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years day.
The Presidio can be reached from the north by crossing the Golden Gate Bridge (Highways 1 and 101); from the east by way of Lombard Street (Highway 101); and from the south via Highway 1.