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 open to the public. Check Alerts Read More

In times like these...

In times like these...

An important message from the National Park Service regarding peaceful assembly and participation.

Castle Williams

Castle Williams

As of Oct 31, 2022 Castle Williams visitation will be suspended, for the season, until the Spring of 2023. Check this site for any changes

Fort Jay

Fort Jay

As of October 31, 2022, Fort Jay visitation will be suspended for the season until the spring of 2023. Look to this site for any changes

Last updated: March 17, 2023

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