• Historic Image of New York Harbor

    National Parks of New York Harbor

    New York

Volunteer

Castle Clinton National Monument
Battery Park
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Michael Amato at (212) 260-1616 or e-mail us .

Federal Hall National Memorial
26 Wall Street
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Michael Amato at (212) 260-1616 or e-mail us .

Gateway National Recreation Area
Sites:

  • Canarsie Pier
  • Floyd Bennett Field
  • Jamaica Bay
  • Breezy Point
  • Fort Tilden
  • Jacob Riis Park
  • Great Kills Park
  • Fort Wadsworth
  • Miller Field
  • Sandy Hook
  • Fort Hancock

Activities: Visitor Information, Tour Guide/Interpretation; Resource Monitoring; Aircraft Rehabilitation; Historic Preservation; Gardening; Office/Clerical; Boating; Trail Maintenance; Photography; General Assistance
718-354-4564; www.nps.gov/gate

General Grant National Memorial (aka Grant’s Tomb)
122nd Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Michael Amato at (212) 260-1616 or e-mail us .

Governors Island National Monument
Activities: Visitor Information, General Assistance, Research Library, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Ilyse Goldman at (212) 825-3044 or e-mail us .

St. Paul’s National Historic Site
897 South Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, Westchester
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance

To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator David Osborne at (914) 667-4116 or e-mail us .

Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island
Ellis Island
Activities: Archaeology, Construction/Maintenance, Computers, Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, Outreach Assistant, General Assistance
Statue of Liberty
Activities: Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Jeff Dosik at (212) 363-3206 x158 or e-mail us.

Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site
28 East 20th Street, Manhattan
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Michael Amato at (212) 260-1616 or e-mail us .

 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Did You Know?

Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaway section of Queens is the perfect destination on a summer day

Ocean beaches are one of the many urban National Parks experiences available to visitors to the National Parks of New York Harbor. Sandy Hook in Monmouth County, New Jersey... Great Kills Park in Staten Island... and Breezy Point, Fort Tilden and Jacob Riis Park in the Rockaways section of Queens! More...