• Castle Clinton National Monument

    Castle Clinton

    National Monument New York

Outdoor Activities

Due to its open air construction, all activities are considered outdoors at Castle Clinton.

You can take a Ranger-guided tour of the Castle, listen to a concert, jump on a ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, or just sit on a bench and enjoy your lunch at the foot of Manhattan.

Did You Know?

Harry Houdini

Harry Houdini’s first steps on American soil took place at Castle Clinton. At the time the building was called Castle Garden and served as the country’s first immigration center.