Through Sunday, September 28th: Governors Island is Open for the 2014 Season

    Date: 05/24/2014 - 09/28/2014

    Time: All Day

    Location: Governors Island (Governors Island, Governors Island)

    Governors Island is open every day for visitors from May 24 – September 28.

    Visit the Island and its 30 new acres of park! Enjoy arts, cultural and recreational programs in the middle of New York Harbor.

    Operating Hours

    Monday-Friday: 10 AM to 6 PM
    Saturdays, Sundays, Memorial Day and Labor Day: 10 AM to 7 PM
    The Island will be open on July 4th from 10 AM to 6 PM and is not open for fireworks viewing.


    Ferries run from Lower Manhattan all seven days and will also run from Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 on Saturdays, Sundays, Memorial Day and Labor Day.

    Ferry Fare

    There is a $2 round trip fare for adults and children over the age of 12.

    There is no fare on 10 AM, 11 AM and 11:30 AM ferries from Manhattan on Saturdays and Sundays. There is also no fare on the 11 AM and 11:30 AM ferry from Brooklyn on Saturdays and Sundays. These ferries are free to all.

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