Become a Member, Make a Lasting Impact

We invite you to join our Foundation family and enjoy the many benefits that membership provides to ensure our national parks are here for generations to enjoy.


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♦  Foundation membership card to present as proof of eligibility for below discounts

♦  15% discount on purchases in the Cabrillo Store located inside the Visitor Center at Cabrillo National Monument or online.

♦  Discounts at other national parks stores that participate in the Public Lands Alliance Reciprocal Discount Program:

CNMF is a proud member of the Public Lands Alliance (PLA). Through our PLA membership, CNMF members are eligible for the Reciprocal Discount Program which saves you at least 10% off in-store purchases at 400 public land stores. Look for the Public Lands Alliance logo at participating stores to know where discounts are available or click here. And don’t forget your CNMF Membership Card when traveling to take advantage of these discounts.

♦  Invitations to exclusive before or after Park hours events and experiences

♦  Subscription to our e-newsletter for Park and Foundation updates, announcements, and events



♦  $1,542  The 1542 Society – (more information to come)

♦  $500 Lighthouse eligible for a National Park Pass upon request

♦  $250 Tidepooleligible for a Cabrillo Annual Park Pass upon request

♦  **$100 Trailblazereligible for a Cabrillo Annual Park Pass upon request

♦  **$50 Explorer – not eligible to receive a park pass

** Lock in $50 and $100 membership level prices in 2023 (renew early), because in 2024 these levels will be increasing (due to increase in operations and greater needs of the National Park Service)




Make joining more affordable. Set up automated payments -annually, quarterly, or monthly– and by credit card or e-check on the membership form. If you would like to cancel automated payments, contact for assistance.


To gift a membership by credit card, complete the online form. In the notes section, please provide gift recipient’s names and contact information, and any additional information you want us to know about the gift.

If you are gifting a membership via another payment method, please reach out to Peggy Junker at, and provide gift recipient’s names and contact information, and any additional information you want us to know about the gift.




Joining online is quick, safe and secure –

Credit cards will be processed the next business day, but may take a few days to appear in the account once processed. Transactions will reference the Cabrillo National Monument Foundation.


Becoming a member by check is a simple way to join.

  1. Make checks payable to Cabrillo National Monument Foundation, and specify the name of the Membership Level in the memo field. You are welcome to include a note with comments, questions, and special instructions, such as tribute requests.
  2. Print and complete CNMF Renewal Form.
  3. Mail checks and notes to:

Cabrillo National Monument Foundation
PO Box 6349
San Diego, CA 92166-0349


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Questions about membership?

Contact our Development Manager, Peggy Junker, at 619-523-4256 or