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    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?

George Washington was inaugurated as the first President of the United States on the site of Federal Hall National Memorial

Federal Hall National Memorial stands on the site of George Washington's inauguration. Located on Wall Street, across from the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Hall is one of 23 unique destinations included within the National Parks of New York Harbor. More...