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. For the 2017 season, the island is open until October 1st. Read More

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Guided Tours

Take a tour of Castle Williams, Fort Jay, or the island with a ranger

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Last updated: June 19, 2017

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Mailing Address:

10 South Street
New York, NY 10004-1921

Phone:

(212) 825-3045

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