Fort Point National Historic Site, California Recreation Area Info & Images

Fort Point National Historic Site Image Gallery

Directions

Fort Point is located at the south anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge at the end of Marine Drive on the Presidio of San Francisco. By car take Highway 101 N or S, exit at the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza at south end of bridge. From S turn right at end of exit ramp, or from N go straight on Merchant Drive. Turn left onto Lincoln Boulevard. Take a left onto Long Avenue and follow onto Marine Drive.

Phone

(415) 561-4959

Activities

HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE

Campground Reservations

California Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

California Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More California Recreation Areas | Fort Point National Historic Site Official Website | Fort Point National Historic Site Map

From its vantage point overlooking the spectacular Golden Gate, Fort Point defended the San Francisco Bay following California’s Gold Rush through World War II. Its beautifully arched casemates display the art of 3rd system brick masonry and interacts gracefully with the Golden Gate Bridge.