A Silent Sentinel in New York Harbor

From 1794 to 1966, the U.S. Army on Governors Island was part of the social, political, and economic tapestry of New York City. Today, the island is a vibrant summer seasonal venue of art, culture, and performance against the backdrop of two centuries of military heritage and the skyline of one of the great cities of the world. The island is now open for the summer until September 25, 2016. Read More

Celebrating 100 Years of the NPS

Celebrating 100 Years of the NPS

With our partners at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum on our Centennial!

Do you speak Chinese?

Mandarin Chinese Talks

您会说中文吗?您想了解更多关于总督岛国家纪念古迹威廉姆斯城堡(Castle Williams)的历史吗?

Get the Manhattan & Governors Island national park mobile app

New App! Now Available (Go self-guided!)

Get the Manhattan & Governors Island national park mobile app

Spanish Talks

Spanish Talks

¿Hablas Español? ¿Te gustaría obtener más información sobre el histórico Castillo Williams en el Monumento Nacional?

Ranger Topic Tours

Ranger Topic Tours

Learn about early days of aviation, the geologic makeup of some of your favorite historic forts, and the Billion Oyster Project.

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Mailing Address:

10 South Street
New York, NY 10004-1921

Phone:

(212) 825-3045

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