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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Thursday, September 3, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Friday, September 4, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Saturday, September 5, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Saturday, September 5, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Saturday, September 5, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Sunday, September 6, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Sunday, September 6, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Sunday, September 6, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Monday, September 7, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Labor Day on Governors Island

    Monday, September 7, 2015

    Activities will include tours and historic weapons demonstrations More

    Location:
    Governors Island
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Tuesday, September 8, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Wednesday, September 9, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Thursday, September 10, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Friday, September 11, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Saturday, September 12, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Saturday, September 12, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Saturday, September 12, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    West Point Pipes & Drums Performance

    Saturday, September 12, 2015

    The West Point Pipes & Drums will be performing on Governors Island. More

    Location:
    Governors Island
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Sunday, September 13, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Sunday, September 13, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Sunday, September 13, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    West Point Pipes & Drums Performance

    Sunday, September 13, 2015

    The West Point Pipes & Drums will be performing on Governors Island. More

    Location:
    Governors Island
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Monday, September 14, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Tuesday, September 15, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Wednesday, September 16, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Thursday, September 17, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Friday, September 18, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Saturday, September 19, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Saturday, September 19, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Saturday, September 19, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Sunday, September 20, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Sunday, September 20, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Sunday, September 20, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Monday, September 21, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Tuesday, September 22, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Wednesday, September 23, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Thursday, September 24, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Friday, September 25, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Saturday, September 26, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Saturday, September 26, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Saturday, September 26, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Last Day of the Season

    Sunday, September 27, 2015

    This is the last day the island will be open for the 2015 season. More

    Location:
    Governors Island
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Explore Castle Williams!

    Sunday, September 27, 2015

    Get up close and personal with the best preserved and very first American circular fortification ever built. Go to the roof, see the Statue of Liberty, and learn what made this place the Alcatraz of the East! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Castle Williams
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Experience Fort Jay: An Island Star!

    Sunday, September 27, 2015

    At the top of the island sits a fortification that has seen nearly as many uses as it has years of completion! From war fort to music school to housing Confederate prisoners of war, to family housing, Fort Jay is the real star of the show! More

    Time:
    1:30 PM,2:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    Location:
    Front of Fort Jay at the bridge
    Fees:
    Free
  • Governors Island National Monument

    Hike Through History!

    Sunday, September 27, 2015

    The tour for those that want it all! Our most comprehensive program takes you to early every highlight in the historic district. More

    Time:
    2:30 PM
    Location:
    Soissons Landing
    Fees:
    Free

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