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
Just a reminder that Cabrillo National Monument will not open until noon on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2014 because of the Memorial Day observances at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery. The park will remain open until 8:00 pm. There will also be Open Bunker Day and a special Ranger guided sunset walk. Continue reading Special Hours – Memorial Day
The establishment of the Chief Petty Officer grade in the United States Navy on April 1st, 1893 is an event worthy of commemoration, and a CPO Mess came out to Cabrillo this spring to celebrate their 121st birthday. The group volunteered at Cabrillo on multiple days and assisted rangers in conservation efforts throughout the park. With the people power of over 70 active military men … Continue reading What a Mess!
The Military History Exhibit will remain closed through March 31, 2014 for the seismic retrofit. Continue reading Military History Exhibit Closed
The seismic retrofitting of the buildings at CNM continues. Right now, the Old Point Loma Lighthouse kitchen and basement are being upgraded, as well as the radio room that houses the Military History exhibit. Access to both is limited while the retrofit continues. Check back for updates on when the retrofit will be completed. Continue reading Seismic Retrofit Continues