Mark your calendars for an event-filled weekend commemorating Fort Rosecrans’ role in the start of World War II. Click on the image below for all the details. Fort Rosecrans Goes to War December 6-7, 2014 Program Schedule All Weekend 9:30am – 3:00pm – Tour the military encampment and bunker Saturday December 6, 2014 9:00am – Park Opens – (coffee and doughnut service for donation) … Continue reading Fort Rosecrans Goes to War!
Here’s what’s happening at Cabrillo 24 October – 2 November: Tonight learn about the State of the VIP Program at 6:00 PM in the Park Auditorium, and hang around for a little food and camaraderie under the stars. Saturday, our military living history team opens up Battery E for Open Bunker Day from 10 AM – 4 PM. Also Saturday, CNM will be represented at … Continue reading Next Week at Cabrillo
Next week is another activity-filled week at Cabrillo National Monument. Tomorrow, there’s the Dusty Socks Club walk of the Embarcadero, beginning at 3 PM near The Kiss statue south of the USS Midway and ending at the Maritime Museum of San Diego. Tuesday morning, enjoy the flora, fauna, and history of the Bayside Trail with one of our volunteers guiding the walk from 10 AM – noon. … Continue reading Next Week at Cabrillo; 18-26 October
Greetings VIPs! We had a marvelous observance of the National Park Service’s 98th birthday at the park today. The staff and volunteers did a phenomenal job handling the large crowds, ensuring that 573 visitors were able to safely view the lens and tower. We had a lot of good press (thanks Gerrie for sending out the teaser). Many people watched the newscast this morning and … Continue reading Great Founder’s Day!
Good People, All is well from our perch. We are happy to be back in the Visitor Center and out from living the movie cycle loop. Ask the Foundation or VC staff to recite from memory any of the movies’ narratives or play the tasty licks from the score. It’s all ingrained into our memory Once again, many thanks to our volunteer work crew who … Continue reading Prayers of Twenty Millions
Hello, I hope you are all well, I just wanted to give you a heads up that I have the go ahead from Bob to help put parts of the lighthouse back together and spruce it up for Open Tower Day on August 25th. It will probably be a light cleaning and I am hoping to put back the shell frames and banjo clock, I … Continue reading Lighthouse Clean-up