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Learn how the District is protecting visitors, riders, and staff & get up-to-date information on impacts to our Bridge, Bus & Ferry services on our COVID-19 Developments & Response page.
Each year the Golden Gate Bridge attracts more than 10 million visitors to take in its tremendous 746-foot tall towers, sweeping main cables, signature International Orange color and Art Deco styling. It is a sensory experience featuring color, light and sound.
What to Do During Your Visit Practical information for planning your visit.
History of the Bridge Learn all the facts and history about the iconic Bridge.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Golden Gate Bridge District continues to maintain essential functions, including at the Bridge and operating bus and ferry public transportation services. Find out what else the District is doing.
Until further notice, due to the coronavirus pandemic, Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry are running reduced weekday transit services. Additionally, Golden Gate Ferry has temporarily suspended all weekend ferry service.
Golden Gate Transit bus and Golden Gate Ferry service levels for Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2020.
Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry are limiting the number of passengers on its buses and ferries to ensure compliance with social distancing public health orders and are requiring the use of face masks or face coverings while boarding and riding.
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the husband and wife team of environmental artist George and Donnalei Sumner have collaborated with Golden Gate Transit to create a new whale bus.
Parking lots at the Golden Gate Bridge will be closed to the public as a precautionary measure to avoid crowding during the COVID-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place public health orders. Lots will remain closed seven days a week for the duration of the shelter-in-place orders.
Golden Gate Transit is now permitting local bus rides within San Francisco in an effort to help the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) as it makes necessary Muni service reductions during the current COVID-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place orders.
Through 2021, the Golden Gate Bridge will have overnight lane closures each weeknight to allow for construction of the Suicide Deterrent System. The Bridge roadway will REMAIN OPEN to all vehicle traffic at all times.
Golden Gate Transit is pleased to announce its partnership with Transit app to provide real-time bus arrival times to riders.
The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District joins a statewide effort to inform the public and victims of human trafficking of ways to seek help or report unlawful activity.
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The District offers career opportunities for positive and motivated team players who desire to be part of and contribute to our mission. The mission of the District is to provide safe and reliable operation, maintenance and enhancement of the Golden Gate Bridge and to provide transportation services, as resources allow, for customers within the U.S. Highway 101 Golden Gate Corridor.
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