Battery Chamberlin in San Francisco

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Battery Chamberlin, built near Baker Beach in 1904, was constructed as part of a modernization effort to accommodate the lighter, stronger, more powerful coastal defense weapons developed in the 1880s. Today Battery Chamberlin holds the last 6-inch "disappearing gun" of its type on the West Coast.
Price: Free
Hours: On the first full weekend of each month, between 11AM-3PM, you can take part in demonstrations of the gun and visit a small seacoast defense museum at the battery
Address: Battery Chamberlin Rd
Phone: +1 415 561-4323
Url: http://www.nps.gov/prsf/planyourvisit/battery-chamberlin.htm

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