• Historic Image of New York Harbor

    National Parks of New York Harbor

    New York

Directions


SITES IN AND AROUND MANHATTAN
National Parks in Manhattan and Westchester make up Manhattan Sites. These parks are reachable by various forms of public transportation and by car. Check with the individual parks for specific details.

Directions to: African Burial Ground | Castle Clinton | Federal Hall | Lower East Side Tenement Museum | Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace | General Grant | Hamilton Grange | St. Paul's Church

GOVERNORS ISLAND NATIONAL MONUMENT
Governors Island is open during the summer season. Ferry service departs from lower Manhattan at the Battery Maritime Building, adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry and from Brooklyn at Pier 6 located at the foot of Atlantic Avenue.

Directions to: Governors Island


STATUE OF LIBERTY NATIONAL MONUMENT (INCLUDING ELLIS ISLAND)
The Statue of Liberty is located on Liberty Island. The Immigration Museum is located on Ellis Island. These two separate islands are accessible by the same ferry. Directions to the ferry departure points in lower Manhattan and New Jersey are available below.


GATEWAY NATIONAL RECREATION AREA
Gateway National Recreation Area consists of three units. Each one is reachable by various forms of public transportation and by car.

 

Did You Know?

Costumed interpretation is one of the public programs offered by the Lower East Side Tenement Museum

The award-winning Lower East Side Tenement Museum offers extensive on-site and community-based programs. The Tenement Museum is one of 23 unique destinations contained within the National Parks of New York Harbor. More...