• Visitors tour Castle Williams.

    Governors Island

    National Monument New York

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Park Rangers pose with visitors from the final tour of the 2005 Summer Season.
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Did You Know?

Civil War-era drummer boys

Approximately two-thirds of the army musicians (drummers and fifers) trained and posted to Governors Island from 1836 to the 1870s were below the age of 21.