In honor of Pearl Harbor Day, Cabrillo National Monument will host  a WW2 Living History re-enactors in the military history exhibit and tour a coast artillery bunker as they reenact the attack on Pearl Harbor and the United State’s entry into the Second World War. On December 6th and 7th, 2014 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm.

wpid-2014-12-04_19.46.05.jpgHistory will come alive as Cabrillo National Monument is transformed back into 1940s Fort Rosecrans. Historical re-enactors will represent the men and women of the US Army and members of the 19th Coast Artillery. World War II vehicles, tents, and various displays will be set up around the park.


Historic structures, including the army radio station and one of the observation bunkers, will be open for viewing. Some of the weekend events include a vintage Car Show, Flyover Air Raid Re-enactment & a live broadcast from Hawaii.

Pearl Harbor Day at Cabrillo National Monument
Pearl Harbor Day at Cabrillo National Monument

This is a unique opportunity to “live” history through the re-enactment. Understand and commemorate San Diego’s important role during the early days of World War II.

  • Location: Cabrillo National Monument | Map
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Fee Information: $5 per vehicle

Cabrillo National Monument, located on Point Loma at the south end of Catalina Boulevard, is open daily from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM


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