Newly Renovated Point Reyes Lighthouse Set To Open This WeekendAfter several months and nearly $6 million in renovations, the National Park Service says that the Point Reyes Lighthouse is finally going to be opened to the public this weekend.
National Parks Service Officials Plan To Remodel Alcatraz LandingMany people line up every day at Piers 31 and 33 in San Francisco to catch the ferry to Alcatraz, and now National Parks Service officials are planning to give them a better visitor experience.
National Park Service Staff Step Up Campaign Against TrumpThe National Park Service employees' Twitter campaign against President Donald Trump spread to other parks Wednesday with more tweets on climate change on official social media accounts.
A History Lover's Travel Guide To ChicagoThe Chicago Water Tower, Grant Park and Wrigley Field are among the must see attractions in Chicago for history lovers.
SF Youth Sand Castle Competition Rescheduled After Shutdown A popular youth sand castle competition at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach has been rescheduled after being postponed earlier this month because of the federal government shutdown.
Muir Beach Access Closing For Summer To Protect Salmon The parking lot and pedestrian areas of Muir Beach are closing this July as an attempt to protect an endangered species of salmon is made.
Parks Service Commemorates 50th Anniversary Of Alcatraz Prison ClosingTo commemorate 50 years since the closure of the Alcatraz federal prison, a San Francisco photojournalist spoke Thursday morning about his experience capturing scenes from the final day at “the Rock.”
Park Service Restores Alcatraz Graffiti Painted During Native American OccupationThe National Park Service has restored graffiti on Alcatraz that was painted during the island’s occupation by Native Americans in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
'Alcatraz' TV Show Fans Leaving Prison Tours To Search For 'Secret' RoomSome fans of the Fox network television show "Alcatraz" have been infiltrating guided tours on the real-life island to search for a top secret room that only exists on the scripted drama.
Fans of 'Alcatraz' TV Show Attempting Prison Break-InsSome fans of the TV show "Alcatraz" may not be so bright, because they're infiltrating guided tours on the real-life island to search for a top secret room that only exists on the scripted drama...
San Francisco Presidio Gets Boost From 9/11 Inspired VolunteersMore than 40 people came out to volunteer in the Presidio Sunday morning as part of a nationwide effort to inspire volunteer service in observance of the 10-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, park officials said.