Park Planning

An aerial looking down at the top of concrete structure.
Rehabilitating the Terreplein

Learn about the current work happening at historic Fort Wood.


Below are past projects that were completed on Liberty Island.

This work was carefully planned to enrich the experience of visitors, to preserve this important place, to make the island more attractive and eliminate safety hazards.

A sign on the side of Liberty island explains the work happening on Fort Wood in the background
Fort Wood Rehabilitation

Learn about the rehabilitation of the walls of Fort Wood.

A sign reading "Statue of Liberty Museum" in a bed of flowers.
The Statue of Liberty Museum

The Statue of Liberty museum opened its doors to visitors May 2019.

The shadow of the Statue of Liberty over brick pavement.
Main Mall Paving and Tree Restoration

Broken pavers replaced and trees planted following hurricane damage.

The backside of the Statue of Liberty with a building at the side of it.
Secondary Screening Facility

A new Secondary Screening Facility for Liberty Island


Planning, Environment & Public Comment

Liberty Island environmental reports can be viewed at the National Park Service's Planning, Environment, and Public Comment website.

Last updated: December 21, 2023

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