! Alert

NYC Ferry’s South Brooklyn route is temporarily bypassing Governors Island through mid-February due to planned maintenance. During this time, Trust-operated ferries continue to run daily every half hour from 10 South Street in Lower Manhattan. Click here for schedules, tickets, and more info on getting to Governors Island.

NYC Ferry’s South Brooklyn route is temporarily bypassing Governors Island through mid-February due to planned maintenance. During this time, Trust-operated ferries continue to run daily every half hour from 10 South Street in Lower Manhattan. Click here for schedules, tickets, and more info on getting to Governors Island.

Support

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 the Friends ensure that this oasis can con­tin­ue to bring joy to our city, now and in the future. Make a dona­tion today!

Join Us

At a time when New York­ers need parks and open space more than ever, Gov­er­nors Island needs sup­port from mem­bers to help 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 with a Friends of Gov­er­nors Island mem­ber­ship today!

Con­nect with us

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

Vol­un­teer

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

Bring your Com­pa­ny to the Island

The Friends of Gov­er­nors Island 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.