! Alert

Temporary Construction Alert: Please be advised that several areas on Governors Island will be impacted throughout September due to the installation of Charles Gaines’s “Moving Chains” and the Longines Global Champions Tour. Click here for details.

Temporary Construction Alert: Please be advised that several areas on Governors Island will be impacted throughout September due to the installation of Charles Gaines’s “Moving Chains” and the Longines Global Champions Tour. Click here for details.

Support

Join Us

At a time when New York­ers need parks and open space more than ever, Gov­er­nors Island needs sup­port from mem­bers to help us care for the Island and make it a wel­com­ing place for every­one. Plus, mem­bers get great perks like free fer­ry rides, dis­counts at favorite Island eater­ies and activ­i­ties, invi­ta­tions to exclu­sive events and more! Join today!

Make a donation

The Friends of Gov­er­nors Island rais­es near­ly 75% of the fund­ing need­ed to care for the Island’s green space, a joy­ful escape for all New York­ers – at a time when they need it the most. Help us ensure that this oasis can con­tin­ue to bring joy to our city, now and in the future. Make a dona­tion today!

Con­nect with us

Fol­low us on Twit­ter and Insta­gram, and like us on Face­book. You can even fol­low the adven­tures of the Island’s work­ing dogs on Instagram.

Become a member

Mem­bers enjoy great perks like free fer­ry rides, dis­counts at favorite Island eater­ies and activ­i­ties, invi­ta­tions to exclu­sive events and more! Sign up for mem­ber­ship.

Vol­un­teer

Gov­er­nors Island relies on vol­un­teers to keep this incred­i­ble pub­lic space wel­com­ing and beau­ti­ful for all. Whether it’s main­tain­ing our land­scapes or wel­com­ing vis­i­tors, there are many ways to lend a hand.

Bring your Com­pa­ny to the Island

We wel­come cor­po­rate part­ners to plan fun and reju­ve­nat­ing events on the Island, take part in impact­ful team-build­ing vol­un­teer activ­i­ties, and spon­sor the Island’s pop­u­lar events and programs.