• Castle Clinton National Monument

    Castle Clinton

    National Monument New York

For Teachers

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National Park Service Rangers and costumed interpreters stand before the Star-Spangled Banner at a ceremony held in honor of the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812.

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Interested in Castle Clinton Educational Programs?

Castle Clinton sits at the southern tip of Manhattan in Battery Park, an area which has held forts for nearly 500 years. Ranger programs cover this diverse history of New York Harbor Defense as well as the many ways Castle Clinton has changed in the 200 years since it was built. Bring your class to Castle Clinton National Monument this school year - programs are available daily.

 

Please try to give at least two weeks notice for each reservation. Book by e-mail or by calling (212)-344-7220.

Did You Know?

New York City Aquarium

For nearly 50 years Castle Clinton was home to the New York City Aquarium. The aquarium was designed by the famous New York architectural firm of Mckim, Meed and White.