A former WWII military outpost, situated on Point Loma to protect the Naval Base on Coronado from attack by sea. The fort contains bunkers, weapons emplacements and the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, which holds a number of monuments including the USS Bennington Monument. An exhibit in Cabrillo National Monument displays some of the history of Fort Rosecrans.
Fort Rosecrans, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
Fort Rosecrans and Nearby Attractions on Map
Cabrillo National Monument(1.2 km)
Old Point Loma Lighthouse(1.4 km)
Being over 400 feet above the ocean, the views from Cabrillo are marvelous, overlooking the Pacific Ocean to the west and San Diego Bay, Coronado, the airport, and Downtown San Diego to the east.
Tidepool Area(1.7 km)
A few miles drive from the Visitor Center, down the cliff on the Pacific Ocean side, where visitors can explore a living tide pool ecosystem.
Point Loma(1.8 km)
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