Permanent Exhibitions

PRESIDIO HERITAGE GALLERY – Telling the Presidio Story
Experience the Presidio story from 10,000 years ago to the present through multi-media displays – including films, images, and artifacts. A first-person film gives deeper meaning to the Presidio’s legacy and its new national park chapter. Seasonal changing exhibits are hosted within the Presidio Heritage Gallery.


MESA ROOM – Within these Walls
See layers of history literally revealed, from the exposed colonial adobe walls of the 1810s to the Post Headquarters of the 1880s and the Officers’ Club of the 1930s and 1970s.


MORAGA HALL – The Life of the Post
The social life of the Officers’ Club, past and present, is illustrated here. A scrapbook highlights the Presidio Commanding Officers’, and an accompanying display honors the men and women who served here in the U.S. Army. This grand space also hosts free public programs and is a comfortable place for relaxing during a visit.


PASSAGE WAY​ – Beyond the Gates
Explore the impact the Presidio had on the history of the American West and on events around the globe, and learn about the generations of soldiers who passed through the post.