The Arques School of Traditional Boatbuilding is located in Sausalito, California, a 15-minute drive across the Golden Gate bridge from San Francisco. Sausalito is a charming little town, and was once a center for commercial fishing and shipbuilding.

Contact the Arques School.

Send email to: arqueschl@sbcglobal.net Please do not use box below at this time.

Directions from San Francisco:

  • Follow route 101 north, across the Golden Gate Bridge, and another 4 miles
  • Take the exit for SAUSALITO/MARIN CITY
  • TURN RIGHT onto BRIDGEWAY
  • After 1/2 mile, turn LEFT onto HARBOR DR.
  • Take the SECOND TURN ON THE RIGHT (past the main post office) puts you on Road 3.
  • To the left you will see a large white building clearly marked as the Spaulding Boatworks. The Arques School is now located in that building. Please park on Road 3.

Directions from the north:

  • Take 101 south and exit at SAUSALITO/MARIN CITY.
  • TURN LEFT, go under the throughway
  • TURN RIGHT at the lights onto BRIDGEWAY.
  • After 1/2 mile, turn LEFT onto HARBOR DR.
  • Take the SECOND TURN ON THE RIGHT (past the main post office) puts you on Road 3.
  • To the left you will see a large white building clearly marked as the Spaulding Boatworks.
  • DO NOT USE THE BOX BELOW. INSTEAD, PLEASE SEND EMAIL TO; arqueschl@sbcglobal.net