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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Fort Jay: Eagles, Townhouses and Big Guns (weekdays)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:15 PM
    • Location: Fort Jay bridge
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 08/22/2016 to 09/23/2016

    Tour one of the best examples of a classic star-shaped fort anywhere in the country, including the oldest structure on the island and the eagle sculpture that sits atop.

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    Going Around Castle Williams (weekdays)

    • Time: 1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 08/22/2016 to 09/23/2016

    Tour the best-preserved circular fortification in the nation.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Kid's Program

    • Time: 11:30 AM
    • Location: Governors Island
    • Fees: Free
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 08/22/2016 to 09/23/2016

    Call 212.825.3045 or email gois_information @nps.gov for reservations.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    NEW! Castle Williams Gift Shop (weekdays)

    • Time: 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM,3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Bookstore
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Every Monday Weekly & Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Thursday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 08/22/2016 to 09/23/2016

    Get your Centennial passport stamp and Find Your Park memorabilia.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Definitely Your Grandfather’s Workout

    • Time: 10:30 AM
    • Location: Soissons Landing
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    Every Wednesday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/31/2016 to 09/24/2016

    Have you ever wondered how WWII soldiers were trained before they went overseas? This physical training program allows visitors to experience what Army PT was like during the second World War.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Spanish Walking Tour of Nolan Park

    • Time: 1:00 PM
    • Location: Soissons Landing
    • Fees: Free
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    A look at how the high ranking army officers and their families lived in the beautiful, tree-lined Nolan Park.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Fly Governors Island

    • Time: 1:30 PM
    • Location: Welcome Wall at Soisson's Landing
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Every Saturday Weekly from 07/16/2016 to 09/24/2016

    Learn about the Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and Ruth Law. Governors Island played a big part in the early days of aviation. Join us to learn how!

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Fort Jay: Eagles, Townhouses and Big Guns (weekends)

    • Time: 11:30 AM,1:30 PM,3:30 PM
    • Location: Fort Jay bridge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/27/2016 to 09/25/2016

    Tour one of the best examples of a classic star-shaped fort anywhere in the country, including the oldest structure on the island and the eagle sculpture that sits atop.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Going Around Castle Williams (weekends)

    • Time: 1:30 PM,2:30 PM,3:30 PM,4:30 PM,11:30 AM,12:30 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/27/2016 to 09/25/2016

    Tour the best-preserved circular fortification in the nation.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    NEW! Castle Williams Gift Shop (weekends)

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Bookstore
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/27/2016 to 09/25/2016

    Get your Centennial passport stamp and Find Your Park memorabilia.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Spanish Castle Williams Talks

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    ¿Hablas Español? ¿Te gustaría obtener más información sobre el histórico Castillo Williams en el Monumento Nacional de la Isla de Gobernadores? Vengan y hablen con Guarda Parqué Jean Carlos, el Sabado, 3 de Septiembre 2016 de 1pm-3pm.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    The Big Walk Around the Island

    • Time: 2:30 PM
    • Location: Soissons Landing
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 08/27/2016 to 09/25/2016

    See the whole history of the island in one go.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Walking tour of Governors Island by Sami Steigmann

    • Time: 12:30 PM
    • Location: Soissons Landing
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 3, 2016

    Join Volunteer-in-Park Sami for a one-of-a-kind look at the history of Governors Island. Meet Sami at the top of the hill from Soissons Landing.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Another Brick in the Wall

    • Time: 4:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Jay bridge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 4, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly from 08/07/2016 to 09/25/2016

    A one-hour tour of both Fort Jay and Castle Williams, focusing on aspects such as different types of stone used, geologic history of New York Harbor, the art of masonry, weathering, historic preservation, and the history of both forts!

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    New York Harbor Estuary Talk

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Dock 102
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 4, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly from 07/17/2016 to 09/25/2016

    Learn about the wildlife and geography of the estuarine environment of New York Harbor.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    The Gun Show

    • Time: 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Jay bridge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 4, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly from 07/31/2016 to 09/25/2016

    Learn about the variety of weapons used from the Revolutionary War all the way up until World War II. See reproductions of each weapon and learn how each of them worked and what impact it had on our military history.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Mandarin Chinese Castle Williams Talks

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 10, 2016

    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?

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Spanish Castle Williams Talks

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 17, 2016

    ¿Hablas Español? ¿Te gustaría obtener más información sobre el histórico Castillo Williams en el Monumento Nacional de la Isla de Gobernadores? Vengan y hablen con Guarda Parqué Jean Carlos, el Sabado, 17 de Septiembre 2016 de 1pm-3pm.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    World War I Heritage Day 2016

    • Location: Governors Island
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 17, 2016

    More information to come.

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Mandarin Chinese Castle Williams Talks

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Castle Williams
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 24, 2016

    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?

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  • Governors Island National Monument

    Final Day of the 2016 Summer Public Access Season

    • Location: Governors Island
    Sunday, September 25, 2016

    This is the last day the island will be open for the 2016 season.

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