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Governors Island is open to the public year-round, every day from 7am-6pm. Ferries run daily from Manhattan, click here for schedules & tickets.

Governors Island is open to the public year-round, every day from 7am-6pm. Ferries run daily from Manhattan, click here for schedules & tickets.

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.

Visit the Governors Island Winter Village

Enjoy ice skating, seasonal food and drink, cozy fire pits, lawn games and more! Click here for hours, rink admission reservations, skate rentals and other Winter Village details.

Interested in renting out the rink for an event, party or winter sports? Email groupvisits@govisland.org to get started.