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Governors Island is open daily year-round: Friday-Saturday, 7am-7pm & Sunday-Thursday, 7am-6pm.

Governors Island is open daily year-round: Friday-Saturday, 7am-7pm & Sunday-Thursday, 7am-6pm.

The Easiest Way To Get Away

Governors Island is a 172 acre island in the heart of New York Harbor. It’s only 800 yards from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. It is a world unto itself, unique and full of promise.

Governors Island Weekend Brooklyn Ferries

Trust for Governors Island-operated Brooklyn ferry service will run Saturdays, Sundays and holiday Mondays from May 7-September 25, 2022, with stops in Red Hook/Atlantic Basin and Brooklyn Bridge Park/Pier 6—in addition to daily service from the Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan and daily NYC Ferry service. Click here for schedules, tickets and more information.