John S. Gibson Park – Los Angeles Maritime Museum

Point Details

Nearest Town: San Pedro
Location: 6th St. & Sampson Way

Nearest Milepost
Mile Number:

33.739085587237, -118.27968469726 ↗

Trail Section


Gibson Park features a memorial sculpture honoring the U.S. Merchant Marine.
The L.A. Maritime Museum (UTM E381496; N3733925) accross the street contains historical ship models and nautical exhibits. It is housed in the former Terminal Island ferry building. The island is reached today via the Vincent Thomas suspension bridge.


  • CCC Access Point
  • Prominent Man Made Feature
  • Prominent Natural Feature

Aerial Photo from California Coastal Records Project

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