Public Building Hours of Operation
William Fitts Ryan Visitor Center, Floyd Bennett Field
Open seven days a week from March 6- November 14
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Permit office/book store:
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
November 15-March 5
Open Wednesday- Sunday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Visit the newly renovated Ryan Visitor Center! Exhibits show photos and film footage of aviation's pioneering past at Floyd Bennett Field. Enjoy the children's activity room or brouse our gift shop and bookstore. Permits may be obtained in the bookstore, from 9 AM - 4:00 PM. Floyd Bennett Field is open to visitors from sunrise to dusk, daily. Visitors are allowed in the park after dusk, by permit only, or at Aviator Sports and Recreation.
Jacob Riis Park Bathhouse
Closed for the season.
Hangar B (Historic Aircraft Restoration Project), Floyd Bennett Field
Closed until further notice due to to repairs.
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
Visitor Contact Station
March 6- November 14
Open 7 days a week: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
November 15- March 5
Open Wednesday- Sunday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge trails and parking lot are open from sunrise to sunset.
Open 5:00 AM - 2:00 AM the next day
Closed to all visitors from 2:00 AM - 5:00 AM and to all vehicles from 2:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Please note All of Jamaica Bay's visitor centers, contact stations, and offices, will be closed on December 25, and January 1. The park's grounds will be open on both days.