Plan Your Visit

Icy branches at Ft. Hancock .
Icy branches at shoreline of Fort Hancock's Guardian Park.

NPS Photo by Jason Wickersty, 2010.

Winter is a great time to enjoy the park and get outside; just be sure to dress for the weather. We have indoor activities as well, so check out the Winter Guide to see what programs and events are right for you.

Painting by Jayne Holsinger
Beyond the Cool Shade of Trees

Jayne Holsinger

Our National Parks

An exhibit of paintings by Jayne Holsinger based on photographic images from a trove of vacation photo albums and slides inherited from her granparents.

Exhibit opening and reception Sunday, December, 2-4 PM. Exhibit is displayed for two months.

The exhibit can be viewed inside the Visitor Center at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge.

  • Summer Hours: Open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Winter and Spring Hours: Open Wednesday to Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • The Visitor Center is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

  • Phone Number: (718) 318-4340

    Find out more about our exhibit space here.


Last updated: December 9, 2019

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