Immerse Yourself in Civil War History in a Dramatic Setting
From its vantage point overlooking the spectacular Golden Gate, Fort Point protected San Francisco harbor from Confederate and foreign attack during and after the U.S. Civil War. Its beautifully arched casemates display the art of the master brick mason from the Civil War period.Read More
Did You Know?
The first speed limits on the Presidio were published in 1904: "All roads east of the brick barracks–-6 miles per hour. Roads immediately in vicinity of officers' row–-4 miles per hour. All other roads–-10 miles per hour.