• Get away to Gateway, where you can camp and stay healthy with heart-smart activities. Photo by Sebastiano Privitera; used by permission.

    Gateway

    National Recreation Area NY,NJ

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  • Deadline for Fort Hancock 21st Century Committee membership extended

    Applicants have until Monday, July 21 to nominate themselves for membership in Sandy Hook Unit's Fort Hancock 21st Century Federal Advisory Committee. Send a resume and bio to: Gateway Superintendent, 210 New York Avenue, Staten Island, New York 10305. More »

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  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 07/05/2013 to 08/31/2013

    Location: Fort Wadsworth Overlook, Staten Island Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Ryan Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (718)338-3799

For two centuries, the Staten Island fort overlooked the Verrazano Narrows, guarding New York Harbor from invasion by sea.  Stop by to chat with a park ranger to hear more about coastal defense and enjoy the vista.  Bus: S51, S53.