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    National Parks of New York Harbor

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National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy

There are many ways to experience the National Parks of New York Harbor (NPNH). The NPNH Conservancy's website can give you many options to tour the area for an hour, a day or longer.

NPNH Conservancy

National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy

The National Parks of New York Harbor Conservancy is a public-private partnership with the National Parks of New York Harbor and sanctioned as its primary partner under a U.S. Department of the Interior General Agreement. With nearly 27,000 acres, the National Park Service is one of the largest caretakers, public or private, on the waterfront, hosting approximately 20 million visitors annually -- four million of whom visit through Lower Manhattan to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

Their Mission: to create for the people an unrivaled vehicle to preserve the environment, promote economic development and create on New York Harbor, the finest urban waterfront recreation and educational park system in the world.

Did You Know?

Every year, the New York City marathon begins in Fort Wadsworth, which is cared for by the National Park Service

Off to a running start! Every year, the New York City marathon begins at Fort Wadsworth, part of Gateway National Recreation Area. Fort Wadsworth is one of 22 unique destinations included in the National Parks of New York Harbor. More...