the west end of San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco Maritime
National Historic Park includes the fleet of national historic landmark
vessels at Hyde Street Pier, a visitor center, a maritime museum, and a
library and research facility. Visitors can board turn-of-the-century
ships, tour the museum, and learn about their traditional arts of boat
building and woodworking. The Park offers educational, music and craft
programs for all ages, and provides unique opportunities for docents,
interns and volunteers to learn more about the nation's maritime heritage.