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 2017 public access season is now over. Read More

Guided Tours

Guided Tours

The National Monument offers tours of Castle Williams, Fort Jay, and the island during the public access season.

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Last updated: November 1, 2017

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Mailing Address:

10 South Street
New York, NY 10004-1921

Phone:

(212) 825-3045

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