Cabrillo National Monument
Mission Statement

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the national park system for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

General Information

Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego's National Park, was established in 1913 and shares a wealth of natural and cultural resources with park visitors. From the Old Point Loma Lighthouse to the rocky intertidal area and from 16th century Spanish exploration to majestic views of the San Diego area, there is something for everyone at Cabrillo NM.

Contact Information

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Phone: 619-557-5450
Web Site:

Rick Jenkins

Programs and Services

Education - Environmental, Education - Schools or School Based, Habitat Restoration, Natural Space or Park Management, Recreation

Children of all ages are welcome to participate in the park's Junior Ranger program. By completing a scavenger hunt within the park, participants earn a Junior Ranger badge and certificate.

Grade K-3, Grade 4-6

National Park Service in San Diego, CA