Plan Your Visit
Planning a trip to lower Manhattan? Castle Clinton National Monument is open 7 days a week 7:45AM until 5:00PM. The Castle is located at the southern end of Battery Park along the water's edge. Ranger-guided tours are offered every day - the schedule is posted on the door of the Castle Clinton Exhibit. There is also a Junior Ranger program available. For information on school groups, please click on "For Teachers" to the left to book a reservation.
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Did You Know?
Although built to protect New York Harbor, Castle Clinton never fired a shot for defense. The cannons at the battery were only fired in training and celebration.