The National Park Service is providing extra programming for the last public access weekend of the season, and celebrating Open House New York Weekend at the same time.
openhousenewyork hosts year-round educational programs celebrating New York City's built-environment, culminating in America's largest architecture and design event, the Annual openhousenewyork weekend.
Governors Island National Monument will be hosting special programs on this last weekend of the season. Please see below for details.
Click on the link below to find more openhousenewyork weekend activities in all five boroughs of New York City.
Statue of Liberty Outpost
When: Saturday, October 9, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Picnic Point
Learn all about the history of the statue and how it came to stand right here in New York Harbor!
Become an official Governors Island Junior Ranger by designing your very own Statue of Liberty!
Living History at Fort Jay
When: Saturday and Sunday, October 9-10 from 2:00 PM- 3:30 PM
Where: Fort Jay
Find the living historian walking in and around Fort Jay. Ask questions and view historic weapons demonstrations.