Planning a trip to lower Manhattan? Castle Clinton National Monument is open 7 days a week 7:45AM until 5:00PM.
The Castle is located at the southern end of Battery Park along the water's edge. Ranger guided tours are offered every day. The schedule is posted on the door of the Castle Clinton Exhibit. There is also a Junior Ranger program available. Educational tours are available for school groups.
Castle Clinton is the starting point for the ferries to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. If you are visiting the Statue of Liberty or Ellis Island be advised you must go through airport style security. Prohibited items include: Knives, multi-tools, mace, scooter, skateboards, and musical instruments.