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 seasonally, opening May 1, 2017. Read More

Calendar

Calendar

Look out for Opening Day (usually in May) and Civil War Weekend (usually in August)!

Things To Do

Things To Do

Check out guided tours and historic weapons demonstrations during the summer public access season

Directions

Directions

Get your ferry information for the summer public access season

Get the Manhattan & Governors Island national park mobile app

New App! Now Available (Go self-guided!)

Get the Manhattan & Governors Island national park mobile app

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

10 South Street
New York, NY 10004-1921

Phone:

(212) 825-3045

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