Self-Guided Tour Update

Self-Guided Treasure Island Tour

Learn about the history of Treasure Island by taking a self-guided tour of

Treasure and Yerba Buena Islands!

Curious about the historic Naval officers' quarters built around 1900, and the last residence of WWII hero Admiral Chester Nimitz? Have you had a chance to visit the beautiful Administration Building of the former Naval Station Treasure Island?


See buildings, statues, and even vintage olive trees from the 1939-40 Golden Gate International Exposition. Check out the construction of the redeveloped Treasure Island, now underway, and enjoy the best views of San Francisco's skyline and the Bay Bridge.

Explore the locations virtually at home by clicking on the tour map. By clicking the map, on your smartphone, you can open the tour locations in Google Maps, which will guide you to each location.

Download or print the descriptions of the Tour locations here.

Note: Because of ongoing construction, many sites are currently inaccessible to the public. We are in the process of updating our self-guided tour map. Please note the information about which sites are currently accessible. Be sure to contact us before planning a visit.