Safety

The National Parks of New York Harbor are located in an urban setting.

  • Be careful crossing busy streets.
  • Watch your step on uneven surfaces.
  • Guard your valuables.
  • In an emergency, call 911.

To help protect park resources and ensure a safe and enjoyable visit for everyone, please follow park rules and posted regulations.

  • Pets are not allowed inside public buildings, unless a designated assistance animal.
  • Please dispose of your garbage in trash containers or take it with you when you leave.
  • Bicycles, skateboards and the like are allowed only on designated paths.
  • Security checkpoint screening is required for entrance to African Burial Ground National Monument and before boarding the ferry to Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island.

Last updated: February 25, 2015

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

26 Wall Street
New York, NY 10007

Phone:

(212) 668-5180

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