New expanded days!
As of April 9th 2014 we will be open Wednesday through Monday until further notice. We remain closed on Tuesdays. Operating hours will remain the same.
Join Our Friends
Our Friends are partner organizations who have official agreements with the National Park Service.
The National Park Foundation is the national charitable partner of the National Park Service. The mission of the National Park Foundation is to strengthen the connection between the American people and their National Parks.
The National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. The mission of the Harbor Conservancy with the National Park Service is to preserve and protect the National Parks of New York Harbor.
Did You Know?
According to his memoirs, U.S. Grant was suffering "very severely" with a "sick headache" the day before he was to meet R.E. Lee at Appomattox Court House. However, as soon as he read Lee's note suggesting they meet to formalize the surrender of the Confederate Army, his headache disappeared. More...