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 is open every day

Governors Island is open for the 2019 season! Ferries run daily from Lower Manhattan and from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 on weekends. Don't miss the boat! Click here for a full schedule.