• Castle Clinton National Monument

    Castle Clinton

    National Monument New York

What's New

Welcome to the What's New page. We will be posting new additions to our web site here complete with links taking you to the appropriate part of the site.

Week of January 24-31

We've hiring seasonal rangers to work at Castle Clinton and other NPS sites in Manhattan. Go to our Jobs page to find out how to apply!

We've posted information on our Black History Month program being offered on February 12. Go to the calendar on our Schedule of Events page to learn more.

Did You Know?

Immigrants unloading baggage

Before Ellis Island went into service, Castle Clinton, then called Castle Garden, served as the country’s first immigration depot. Between 1855 and 1890 over 8 million immigrants were processed at Castle Garden.