Governors Island

Local nameGovernors Island
LocationNew York City, USA

A park open only several weeks a year - and the perfect getaway. Grab a lunch, hike around and enjoy the fabulous views of Manhattan.

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Opening hours

Governor's Island is open every day from May 1 to Oct 31.
Mon - Fri: 10 am - 6 pm
Sat - Sun: 10 am - 7 pm

The ferry departs from Manhattan and Brooklyn terminals, Sat and Sun usually every hour or 30 minutes 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. and the last boat from the island leaves at 7 p.m (6 p.m. on weekdays). However, the schedule is subject to change so you should consult the website before going.


Ferry fare:
Adults: $2
Seniors: $1
Children under 13: free

There are some free ferry rides on weekends. See the official website for more information.

More information and contact

Official website


Coordinates 40°41'19.688" N -74°1'8.821" E

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