Basic Information

Battery Park
New York , NY 10004

Castle Clinton is located in historic Battery Park. It is only directly accessible by foot, bicycle, or wheelchair. You cannot drive directly to the site. Local parking is nearly impossible to find and expensive. All public transportation options are located outside of Battery Park.

Castle Clinton


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Castle Clinton National Monument has a variety of weather. New York City has hot summers and cold winters. Spring can have heavy rains and Autumn can be cool.

Entrance Fees:

Castle Clinton Entrance Fee - $0.00

open to all

Entrance Passes:

Park Specific Passes - $0.00

There are no park-specific passes required or sold at this location.

Castle Clinton National Monument
Castle Clinton National Momunent



Welcome to Castle Clinton National Monument!

Here are some items that you might want to know in advance:

Castle Clinton National Monument is open year round and is located in Battery Park. Admission to the site is free and we are open every day except Christmas Day (December 25). Visitors are welcome to explore the open air fort as well as visiting our exhibits. Junior Ranger programs are available for kids and our Eastern National bookstore offers a wide variety of books and memorabilia.

Castle Clinton National Monument is also the ticket office for Statue Cruises the official cruise that take visitors to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

Pets are not permitted on the premises. Service animals are the only allowable exception.

Last updated: March 7, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

26 Wall St
New York, NY 10005


(212) 344-7220

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