Indulge in a Coastal Kaleidoscope

Immerse yourself in an enchanting collage of coastal life and history. Rhythmic waves, high dunes, ancient maritime forests, historic landmarks and glimpses of wildlife, Fire Island has been a special place for diverse plants, animals and people for centuries. Far from the pressure of nearby big-city life, dynamic barrier island beaches offer both solitude and camaraderie, and spiritual renewal.

Aerial image of breach channel opening in barrier island.

Learn more about the wilderness breach

Learn about this dynamic natural feature and find updates on the Breach Management Plan/EIS.

A fisherman stands by the water at sunrise.

What's open this season?

Summer may be over but there is still lots to see at the Fire Island Lighthouse, William Floyd Estate, and Wilderness Visitor Center.

Aerial photograph of Great South Bay and Robert Moses Causeway Bridge.

Find Your Way to Fire Island

Advanced planning is a must for your trip to Fire Island. Let us help you find your way to and around Fire Island National Seashore.

Two people stand on a boardwalk looking out at a foggy view.

Explore Fire Island on a Tour or Program

Explore the seashore on a park ranger- or partner-led program.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

120 Laurel Street
Patchogue, NY 11772


(631) 687-4750
Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Closed on federal holidays.

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