Hours:Ferries leave from Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco seven days a week at 9:00 a.m., running approximately every half hour. During the summer months, the island shuts down at 6:30 p.m. while the rest of the year it closes at 4:30 p.m.
- Indigenous People's Sunrise Gathering
- Various Speakers
- Corporate Outings
- Interpretive Walks
- Tide Pooling
- Bird Watching
TicketsYou’re advised to buy your tickets in advance as this is one heavily attended attraction. You can get tickets at http://www.alcatrazcruises.com. The ticket price includes the ferry ride from Fisherman’s Wharf and the cell house audio tour, which are self-guided.
FoodThere is no food service on Alcatraz Island. Food and drinks can be purchased on the snack bar on the ferry. However, eating and drinking is only allowed on the dock, not on the island itself. There is also bottled water for sale in the Alcatraz Island Gift Shop.
Map/DirectionsDriving Direction to Alcatraz Island
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