! Alert

Ferry notice: Manhattan riders should expect longer wait times for the weekend of 8/8-8/9 due to a vessel out of service. Click here for more info.

Ferry notice: Manhattan riders should expect longer wait times for the weekend of 8/8-8/9 due to a vessel out of service. Click here for more info.

Things To Do

Before visiting the Island, please familiarize yourself with our health and safety protocols. Visitors are required to wear face coverings on the ferry and the Island, and must reserve tickets in advance here.

This year, the Island is open for passive recreation activities like biking, birding, and picnicking. See below for the list of activities on Governors Island. There is currently no indoor programming on Governors Island.