• Historic Image of New York Harbor

    National Parks of New York Harbor

    New York

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Which of the National Parks of New York Harbor is the newest? The African Burial Ground was declared a National Monument on February 27, 2006.

 
Is there a way to experience a little bit of all of the parks included in the National Parks of New York Harbor? Yes, there is. The Gateway to America audiotour features commentary from several of our Rangers during a tour of New York Harbor.

Did You Know?

Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge provides critical habitat in the midst of New York City

A wildlife refuge in New York City? Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge is the largest continuous piece of open space in the five boroughs. It is one of 22 unique destinations within the National Parks of New York Harbor. More...