• Historic Image of New York Harbor

    National Parks of New York Harbor

    New York

Plan Your Visit

There are many things to see and do within the National Parks of New York Harbor, from learning about American history to birdwatching. Visit the individual park pages to see what's offered and how to make the most of your visit.

AFRICAN BURIAL GROUND NATIONAL MONUMENT
» Plan Your Visit to African Burial Ground

CASTLE CLINTON NATIONAL MONUMENT
» Plan Your Visit to Castle Clinton

ELLIS ISLAND
» Plan Your Visit to Ellis Island

FEDERAL HALL NATIONAL MEMORIAL
» Plan Your Visit to Federal Hall

GATEWAY NATIONAL RECREATION AREA
» Plan Your Visit to Gateway

GENERAL GRANT NATIONAL MEMORIAL
» Plan Your Visit to General Grant

GOVERNORS ISLAND NATIONAL MONUMENT
» Plan Your Visit to Governors Island

HAMILTON GRANGE NATIONAL MEMORIAL
» Plan Your Visit to Hamilton Grange

ST. PAUL'S CHURCH NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE
» Plan Your Visit to St. Paul's Church

STATUE OF LIBERTY NATIONAL MONUMENT
» Plan Your Visit to Statue of Liberty

THEODORE ROOSEVELT BIRTHPLACE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE
» Plan Your Visit to Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace

Did You Know?

Castle Williams was part of a harbor-wide network of fortifications built or reinforced around the time of the War of 1812

In the line of fire! Cannon at Castle Williams of Governors Island National Monument face Battery Park in Lower Manhattan... and continually surprise commuters on the Staten Island ferry! Governors Island is one of 23 unique destinations within the National Parks of New York Harbor. More...